Visiting Research Scholar, Visiting Professional Specialist

Location
Princeton, NJ
Posted
May 08, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Princeton University


Department
Center for Info Tech Policy - 29600

Position Summary
The Center for Information Technology Policy (https://citp.princeton.edu) is an interdisciplinary research center at Princeton that sits at the crossroads of engineering, the social sciences, law, and policy.

CITP seeks candidates at all levels for our Visiting IT Policy Fellow appointments for the 2017-2018 year. These are typically nine-month appointments, commencing on September 1. We are happy to hear from anyone working at the intersection of digital technology and public life, including experts in computer science, sociology, economics, law, political science, public policy, information studies, communication, and other related disciplines.

Visiting IT Policy Fellows must be in-residence and on leave from a full-time position while at CITP. Candidates who will not be on leave from a full-time position should apply instead to the IT Policy Researcher position.

Visiting IT Policy Fellows will conduct research, engage in the Center's public programs, and may teach a seminar during their appointment, subject to the approval of the Dean of the Faculty.

Applicants must apply online. Please submit a current curriculum vitae, a research plan, and a cover letter describing your background, interest in the program, and salary requirements, noting any support you will be receiving during that period, such as sabbatical funding. We prefer to receive applications between the beginning of November and the end of January; for full consideration, please submit your application during that period.

If you have any questions about this position or the application process, please feel free to contact us at citp@princeton.edu.

All offers and appointments are subject to review and approval by the Dean of the Faculty.

Essential Qualifications
We are happy to hear from anyone working at the intersection of digital technology and public life, including experts in computer science, sociology, economics, law, political science, public policy, information studies, communication, and other related disciplines.

Preferred Qualifications
Preference will be given to applicants who have a current or past professorship in a related field. Please see our website (https://citp.princeton.edu/people) for a list of past fellows.

Directory Title
Various, depending upon level
Job Function
Visiting Professional Research
Grade
RV 020
Standard Hours

Full-time/Part-time
Full Time
Actual Hours per Week, if casual hourly

Pay Rate, if Casual Hourly

Work Schedule, if other than standard hours

Eligible for Overtime
No
Benefits Eligible
Yes
Union Code
Not Applicable
Education Required
Advanced 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
Resume/CV
Cover Letter
Statement of Research Interest
Proposed Start Date
09-01-2017
End Date, if a Term Appointment
06-30-2018
Comments related to end date:
Start and end dates are flexible.
EEO Statement
Princeton University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. EEO IS THE LAW

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