The Princeton Environmental Institute (PEI) (http://web.princeton.edu/sites/PEI/) invites applications for postdoctoral research associate and more senior research positions focusing on the scientific, technical, policy, and human dimensions of environmental issues. These areas include issues surrounding global change; energy and climate; biogeochemical cycles; molecular geochemistry; biodiversity; conservation; environmental science and policy; infectious disease and global health; urbanization and climate change; and sustainable development in impoverished and resource-challenged regions of the world. Appointments are for one year with the possibility of renewal based upon satisfactory performance and continued funding. This position is subject to the University's background check policy. Applicants must apply online at https://www.princeton.edu/acad-positions/position/6321 and submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a brief statement of research interest, and names and contact information for three references. Candidates are required to have a Ph.D. degree in a related field.
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