Postdoctoral Research Associate, Formal Theory/Quantitative Analysis, Dept. of Politics

Mar 01, 2017
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Position Summary: The Department of Politics at Princeton University seeks applicants for a postdoctoral research associate or more senior research position in the fields of Formal Theory or Quantitative Analysis. This position involves a year of research at Princeton with the possibility of renewal for another year based on satisfactory performance and continued funding. Applications are welcome from scholars who have or expect to have a Ph.D. by the start date, September 1, 2017. The aim of the program is to nurture a diverse group of promising scholars and to increase the critical mass of scholars with interests in formal theory and quantitative methods at Princeton. Interested applicants should apply online at and submit a CV, cover letter, writing sample, transcript and the names and contact information of three references. The cover letter should describe how applicants might engage in collaborative research projects with Princeton politics faculty members. Transcripts should be sent directly to: F/Q Postdoctoral Fellowship Search, Department of Politics, 130 Corwin Hall, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544. We will begin reviewing applications on February 15, 2017. This position is subject to the University's background check policy.

Essential Qualifications: Ph.D.

Preferred Qualifications:

Education Required: Doctorate Degree

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled or See Position Summary.

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