The Bendheim Center for Finance invites outstanding researchers to apply for an appointment as a BCF Postdoctoral Research Associate. Postdoctoral Research Associates conduct their own research on topics in financial economics and participate in the intellectual life of the department. They receive a fixed salary, a package of benefits, and an allocation for research expenses. Postdoctoral Research Associates will work closely with one or more BCF faculty members during their stay and participate in the activities of the Center, including seminars, workshops and public lectures, and enjoy access to a wide range of other activities throughout the University. Postdoctoral Research Associates may participate in the teaching program depending on departmental need and if mutually agreed, with sufficient course enrollments, and with the approval of the Dean of the Faculty.Applicants must submit a curriculum vitae, a statement of 750 words or less describing the research they would undertake while employed with Princeton, one publication and the contact information for three confidential referees to https://www.princeton.edu/acad-positions/position/5541.The term of appointment is one year with renewal contingent on satisfactory performance and continued funding. This position is subject to the University's background check policy. Applicants must have received a PhD in Economics within the past three years, and must not be employed by another institution during their appointment at Princeton.
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