CSDP Visiting Scholars and Postdocs
***The application period is closed, and all applicants for 2014-2015 CSDP fellowships have now received letters of decision. An invitation to apply for 2015-2016 CSDP fellowships is likely to be posted here in early September 2014.***
Princeton University's Center for the Study of Democratic Politics (CSDP) seeks visiting scholars and/or post-doctoral research scholars for the 2014-2015 academic year. The Center supports empirical research on democratic political processes and institutions. Applications are welcome from political scientists and scholars in related social science disciplines.
Each scholar will pursue research and contribute to the intellectual life of the Center, the Department of Politics, and the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs. CSDP scholars must be in residence at Princeton during the academic terms, and are expected to participate in the weekly CSDP seminars and related research seminars in the Department of Politics, as well as occasional lectures, conferences, and other events. Successful candidates will receive a competitive salary, applicable Princeton University benefits, a taxable moving allowance, and a research fund.
IMPORTANT APPLICATION GUIDELINES:
Please note that (only) candidates who currently hold faculty appointments and are applying to visit CSDP for 2014-2015 while on leave from their current institution must apply directly to CSDP at: https://csdpapp.princeton.edu/csdp_application.php (Visiting Scholar application)
If you, as of the date of application, have not yet completed your doctoral degree or you earned your degree within the past three years, you must complete the online application available at "Jobs at Princeton." Position requisition number 1300638. Click here for Quick Link to this post-doc application. Any applicant who has yet to complete the PhD should have turned in a final draft of the dissertation at the time of appointment.
All applicants will be asked to submit a CV, a 3-5 page (double-spaced) statement of research interest/research proposal, and writing sample. In addition, post-doc applicants must submit email addresses for two (and only two) references.
The deadline for receipt of complete applications, including letters of recommendation if applicable, is midnight on November 29, 2013, EST.
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Visiting Scholar applicants only, please apply using the application link below: