The James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions: Postdoctoral Research Associates
The James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions at Princeton University invites recent Ph. D. recipients to apply for appointments as Postdoctoral Research Associates or more senior researchers for the year from September 1, 2020 to September 1, 2021, with the possibility of renewal for an additional year, contingent on outstanding performance.
For priority consideration, application materials must be received by 11:59 p.m. EST on December 1, 2019; applications will continue to be reviewed until positions are filled. Awards will be announced in March 2020 or before.
Applications are evaluated on the basis of:
- the significance of the proposed research;
- the quality of the applicant’s past research;
- the future contribution the applicant is likely to make to higher education.
A complete application must include the following:
- a curriculum vitae;
- a scholarly paper written in the past three years;
- a statement (no more than 1,500 words) describing the proposed research;
- contact information for two references.
Please address any inquiries to:
For priority consideration, the deadline to apply is December 1, 2019. Applications will continue to be reviewed until positions are filled. Awards will be announced no later than March 2020.
The James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions at Princeton University is dedicated to the pursuit of scholarly excellence in the fields of constitutional law and political thought. Sponsored by Princeton’s Department of Politics, the Program seeks to enrich the intellectual life of Princeton students and faculty by exploring American constitutional principles and structures through research and public discussion.
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