Director General, Institute for Palestine Studies (IPS)

Institute for Palestine Studies (IPS)
Beirut, Lebanon
Full time Staff

IPS is currently seeking a Director General to administer and oversee the Institute’s global operations. This is a full-time senior executive position that requires residence in Beirut and willingness to travel.


-         A post graduate degree from a reputable university.

-         Proven track record in senior administration within academic, research or cultural institutions, strategic planning, fundraising, grant oversight and management.

-         Broad knowledge of the Arab-Israeli conflict and Palestine Question.

-         Familiarity with the Arab countries.

-         Absolute fluency in Arabic and English.

-         Computer literacy and regular use of main applications.


-         Participation in defining research and publication programs.

-         Supervising implementation of approved programs.

-         Coordination of offices and project teams.

-         Overall management of the budget, finance and staff.

-         Fundraising.

-         Development and expansion of the Institute and its projects in keeping with its mission.

-         Raising IPS’s public profile.


Please email with a cover letter, resume, and list of references to the following address:

Closing date: 
31st August 2017