Position Summary: The Program on Science and Global Security at Princeton University is looking for candidates to fill one or more Postdoctoral Research Associate positions, with a background in physics, engineering, or other relevant fields to conduct technical and policy research on issues relating to nuclear arms control and disarmament, nonproliferation, the prevention of nuclear terrorism, or issues of verification, nuclear energy or cyber-security directly relevant to these topics.
Appointments are for a 12-month term, starting in September 2014, with the possibility of renewal for a second year depending on satisfactory performance. Salary will be determined on the basis of experience and accomplishments. We seek applications from candidates who will create a climate that fosters excellence and diversity in our scholarly community. We strongly encourage women and underrepresented minority candidates to apply.
Applicants must apply online and submit a cover letter, a writing sample, a curriculum vita, and the names and contact information for two individuals who can provide letters of reference. The cover letter should include a one-page statement of proposed research.
Essential Qualifications: A recent Ph.D. is required.
Education Required: Doctorate Degree
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled or See Position Summary.