Visiting Associate Research Scholar

Princeton, NJ
Feb 22, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Princeton University

Economics - 22200

Position Summary
The William S. Dietrich II Economic Theory Center and the Department of Economics will have an opening for a Visiting Associate Research Scholar starting September 2017. Primary criteria are the quality of the applicant's research and interest/experience in microeconomic theory.

Visiting Associate Research Scholars spend a year in residence at Princeton. They are given office space and the opportunity to pursue their own research on any topic in microeconomic theory. Visiting Associate Research Scholars may participate in the University's teaching program if mutually agreed and with the approval of the Dean of the Faculty.

Visiting Associate Research Scholars must be employed at an institution other than Princeton during their visit. Compensation is usually based on the salary in effect at the Visiting Associate Research Scholar's home institution, and depends on the level of support the Visiting Associate Research Scholar will receive from his or her home institution during the visit. Applicants must have a doctorate or equivalent degree. The program is open to all regardless of citizenship, but it does not support work toward the completion of a degree.

Applications must be submitted on line at Applicants should include a cover letter, c.v., a brief (750 word) research statement, and contact information for two references.

Applications will be reviewed beginning January 15, 2017 but applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

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Essential Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications

Directory Title
Visiting Associate Research Scholar
Job Function
Visiting Professional Research
RV 025
Standard Hours

Full Time
Actual Hours per Week, if casual hourly

Pay Rate, if Casual Hourly

Work Schedule, if other than standard hours

Eligible for Overtime
Benefits Eligible
Union Code
Not Applicable
Education Required
Doctorate Degree
Application Deadline
Open Until Filled or See Position Summary.
Instructions for Applying
Complete the online application and click "Apply to this Posting" at the top of the posting details page.
Documents which can be associated with this posting
Cover Letter
Statement of Research Interest
Other Document 1
Proposed Start Date
End Date, if a Term Appointment
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EEO Statement
Princeton University is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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