JRC Postdoctoral Research Associate

Princeton, Mercer County
Jan 10, 2014
Jobs Outside Higher Education
Public Policy
Position Type
Position Summary: The Julis-Rabinowitz Center (JRC) for Public Policy and Finance at the Woodrow Wilson School at Princeton University seeks candidates for postdoctoral research associate or more senior research positions starting September 1, 2014. Primary criteria are the quality of the applicant's research and expertise in financial markets and macroeconomics. The candidate's work should link important policy questions with economic theory. The position provides an outstanding opportunity for independent research as well as opportunities for collaboration with Princeton faculty and graduate students. There are no teaching obligations. Postdoctoral research associates are expected to participate actively in the intellectual activities of Princeton University and to serve as senior thesis advisor to up to five undergraduates. This is a 10-month term appointment. This position is subject to the University's background check policy. Applicants should apply online at https://jobs.princeton.edu and submit a cover letter, C.V., one or at most two research papers, and contact information for three references.

Essential Qualifications: Applicants should have received a recent Ph.D. in Economics or Finance.

Preferred Qualifications:

Education Required: Doctorate Degree

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled or See Position Summary.

Princeton University is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.