Princeton University is pleased to announce the call for applications to the Fung
Global Fellows Program at the Princeton Institute for International and
Regional Studies (PIIRS). Each year the program selects six scholars from
around the world to be in residence at Princeton for an academic year and to
engage in research and discussion around a common theme.
The PIIRS Research Community on “Empires: Domination Collaboration and Resistance” invites applications for one postdoctoral research associate position for the 2015–16 academic year.
How have global processes and global histories shaped the social sciences?
The symposium was created to honor the tenth anniversary of the death of French-Algerian philosopher, Jacques Derrida.
A country with not one, but four national languages, might encounter a host of communications challenges. Yet Switzerland, having French, German, Italian and Romansch as its official languages, handles its multilingualism remarkably well and why it was chosen as the ideal location to host one of this summer’s PIIRS Global Seminars.
PIIRS invites applications for a World Politics visiting scholar for the 2015–16 academic year. The position is sponsored by the Institute’s scholarly journal World Politics and is intended to foster research and writing suitable for publication in the journal.
The John P. Birkelund ’52 Professor in History and International Affairs at the Woodrow Wilson School and acting director of REES, Stephen Kotkin discusses Ukraine's current events and what they may mean for the country's future.