WWS Postdoctoral Research Associate

Princeton, Mercer County
Jan 09, 2014
Position Type
Position Summary: The Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University invites applications for one or two postdoctoral research positions from individuals with a strong behavioral research program in a social science discipline, with policy relevant interests. The appointee will be expected to carry out his or her own research and collaborate with one or more faculty members in Psychology or related departments at the Woodrow Wilson School, including Economics, Sociology, Political Science, and the physical sciences. In addition, the appointee would assist with the management of a seminar series as part of an effort to develop a larger applied behavioral science program at Princeton University. Appointments are for one year, with possibility of reappointment for a second year contingent upon availability of funding and satisfactory performance. Applicants must apply online and submit a cover letter, CV and contact information for three references.

Essential Qualifications: A recent PhD degree in Psychology, Economics, Sociology, Political Science, or a related discipline with behavioral and policy relevance is required.

Preferred Qualifications: A background in behavioral decision research or social psychological research is a plus.

Education Required: Doctorate Degree

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled or See Position Summary.