Fellowship: Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies, Visiting Fellowship on Democracy and Development

Fellowship: Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies, Visiting Fellowship on Democracy and Development

For more info see https://jobs.princeton.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/position/JobDetail…

Job Title
Visiting Fellow
Prnctn Inst Intl & Regnl Studs – 410
Position Summary
The Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies (PIIRS) invites applications for a ten-month visiting fellowship focusing on the issue of ‘democracy and development.’ Applicants must have a Ph.D. in a relevant field and hold an ongoing position at a university or research institution. Ideal candidates will have both theoretical and empirical scholarly interests. This position is ideally meant for a scholar on sabbatical leave from her/his home institution; depending on the successful candidate’s salary, the fellowship could provide up to one-half of the scholar’s academic year salary, subject to a cap that will be determined. Visiting scholars are expected to be in residence at PIIRS for the entire academic year. For further details on the Project on Democracy and Development, please see the project website at http://www.princeton.edu/~piirs/projects/Democracy&Development/.

Application deadline: December 13, 2013, 11:59 p.m. EST.

Applications must include
(1) a cover letter with an indication (and justification for) the level of support requested;
(2) a brief statement of research plans;
(3) a current curriculum vita;
(4) contact information for two references; and
(5) one writing sample (article- or chapter-length).

Questions about this position may be directed to Rebecca Aguas at raguas(at)princeton.edu.

Princeton University is an equal opportunity employer and complies with applicable EEO and affirmative action regulations.

Essential Qualifications
Preferred Qualifications
Directory Title
Visiting Fellow
Job Function
DV 010
Standard Hours
Full Time
Actual Hours per Week, if casual hourly
Pay Rate, if Casual Hourly
Work Schedule, if other than standard hours
Eligible for Overtime
Benefits Eligible
Union Code
Not Applicable
Education Required
Doctorate Degree
Application Deadline
Instructions for Applying
Complete the online application and click “Apply to this Posting” at the top of the posting details page.
Documents which can be associated with this posting
Cover Letter
Statement of Research Interest
Bibliography/Publications List
Writing Sample
Other Document 1
Proposed Start Date
End Date, if a Term Appointment
Comments related to end date:
ten-month visiting fellowship


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