The Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and the Department of Psychology at Princeton University invite applications for a postdoctoral research position from individuals with a recent PhD degree in Psychology or related disciplines with behavioral and policy relevance. The position is offered for one year, with the possibility of a second year appointment, contingent upon satisfactory performance. In addition to carrying out his or her own research, the appointee often collaborates with one or more faculty members.
The appointee will be expected to assist in the teaching of the "psychology and policy" course, including the evaluation of written work by masters students and leadership of discussion sections for the class. Appointees may also lead discussion sections for undergraduate courses given by the Psychology Department or the Woodrow Wilson School. Any teaching is contingent on sufficient enrollments and must be approved by the Dean of the Faculty.
A recent PhD degree in Psychology or related disciplines with behavioral and policy relevance is required. A background in behavioral decision research or social psychological research is a plus.
Applicants must apply online at https://jobs.princeton.edu, requisition number: 1501010 and submit a CV, cover letter, and contact information for three references. This position is subject to the University's background check policy.
Princeton University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. You may apply online at http://jobs.princeton.edu or for general application information and how to self-identify, see http://web.princeton.edu/sites/dof/ApplicantsInfo.htm.