The William S. Dietrich II Economic Theory Center of the Department of Economics will have an opening for a Visiting Associate Research Scholar starting September 2019. Primary criteria are the quality of the applicant's research and interest/experience in microeconomic theory.
Visiting Associate Research Scholars spend an academic year in residence at Princeton. They are given office space and the opportunity to pursue their own research on any topic in microeconomic theory. Visiting Associate Research Scholars may participate in the University's teaching program if mutually agreed, with sufficient course enrollments, and with the approval of the Dean of the Faculty. Visiting Associate Research Scholars must be employed at an institution other than Princeton during their visit. Compensation is usually based on the salary in effect at the Visiting Associate Research Scholar's home institution, and depends on the level of support the Visiting Associate Research Scholar will receive from his or her home institution during the visit. Applicants must have a doctorate or equivalent degree. The program is open to all regardless of citizenship, but it does not support work toward the completion of a degree. This position is subject to the University's background check. Applications will be reviewed beginning January 15, 2019; applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Applications for the Visiting Associate Research Scholar position must be submitted online at https://www.princeton.edu/acad-positions/position/8567. Applications should include a c.v., a brief (750 word) research statement, and contact information for two references. For more information, please refer to: http://detc.princeton.edu/fellowship-programs/
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