Related Files
  • Before sending an application to UNU, please read the qualifications and requirements for the advertised position (which can be found on the Vacancies page) in which you are interested. To be considered, applicants must meet or exceed the minimum selection criteria for the advertised position.

    Interested applicants should submit their applications by e-mail (to, and must include the following:

    • a cover letter setting out how the qualifications and experience match the requirements of the position;.
    • a curriculum vitae and a completed and signed updated UNU Personal History (P.11) form. Please avoid using similar forms provided by other United Nations organizations;
    • an indication of the reference number of the vacancy announcement

    For tips on what to include in a cover letter, resume, see the Office of Human Resources Management website of the United Nations.

    Due to the high volume of employment-related correspondence that we receive daily, UNU unfortunately cannot acknowledge receipt of your application nor respond to queries regarding information that is already provided in the vacancy announcement or given in detail on the Employment Information section of this website.

    We will only contact you only if you have been short-listed for an interview.

  • updated UNU Personal History (P.11) form - 2020

    updated UNU Personal History (P.11) form (367.0 KB DOC)