Postdoctoral Research Associate
Overview The Department of Psychology at Princeton University invites applications for 1 or 2 postdoctoral or more senior level research positions in the Stigma and Social Perception Lab, under the supervision of Drs. Stacey Sinclair & Nicole Shelton. The lab conducts research using a variety of methods, including lab-based experiments, surveys, and experience-sampling, to study factors that influence the manifestation and consequences of prejudice. The successful candidate will assist with developing materials, data management, and data analysis of a longitudinal study on the racial achievement gap in local schools. This is a one-year term position with the possibility of renewal contingent upon continued funding and satisfactory performance. Start date is negotiable but will ideally start January 1, 2019. Please submit a CV, a cover letter describing academic and research goals, as well as technical and research experience. Please also submit contact information for at least three references. Contact Dr. Stacey Sinclair ([email protected]) for additional questions. Qualifications Essential Qualifications *A recent Ph.D. in psychology, sociology, education or relevant social science field *Experience with statistical software (e.g., SPSS) *Excellent organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills *Ability to communicate effectively with children and families *Be detail-oriented, motivated, efficient, and able to work independently Preferred Qualifications *Experience working with large, longitudinal datasets *Knowledge of multilevel modeling *Experience with social network analysis *Strong programming, statistical, or web development skills Apply online at https://www.princeton.edu/acad-positions/position/9742. This position is subject to the University's background check policy.