The Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs in collaboration with the Department of Psychology at Princeton University invite applications for a postdoctoral or more senior research position anticipated to begin July 1, 2020.The position is offered for one year, with the possibility of renewal, contingent upon funding and satisfactory performance. In addition to carrying out independent research, the appointee will collaborate with one or more faculty members. Beyond research, the appointee will be expected to teach precepts (subject to sufficient course enrollments, and with approval by the Dean of the Faculty) for an undergraduate fall semester course on "decision making and policy." When teaching, the appointee will hold the additional title of Lecturer. Applications are welcome from individuals with a PhD degree or who expect to receive a PhD degree by September 1, 2020 in Psychology or related disciplines with behavioral and policy relevance. A background in behavioral decision research, inequality research, and/or social psychological research is a plus.Please submit a CV, cover letter, and contact information for three references.This position is subject to the University's background check policy. Apply online at: https://www.princeton.edu/acad-positions/position/14661
Internal Number: 117051402
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