2014-15 Microsoft Visiting Professor of Information Technology Policy Application

The Center for Information Technology Policy is an interdisciplinary research center at Princeton that sits at the crossroads of engineering, the social sciences, law, and policy.

CITP seeks candidates for our Microsoft Visiting Professor of Information and Technology Policy position starting in Fall 2014. Applicants must be currently appointed as faculty members at an academic institution. Individuals may be appointed to a one- or two-year term, based on their individual circumstances and availability. We are happy to hear from any faculty member working at the intersection of digital technology and public life. This includes professors of computer science, sociology, economics, law, political science, public policy, information studies, communication, and other related disciplines.

This is a fully funded position. The Visiting Professor will be in-residence at CITP, and is expected to teach one course during their term related to their research, subject to the approval of the Dean of the Faculty.

Applicants must apply online. The application process calls for a current curriculum vitae, a cover letter describing your background and interest in the program, and a statement of your research plan. For full consideration, applications should be submitted by January 15, 2014. To apply, please go to jobs.princeton.edu and click on “Search Open Positions,” requisition number 1300796. If you have any questions about this position or the application process, please feel free to contact us at citp@princeton.edu.


In addition to the Microsoft Visiting Professor of Information and Technology Policy position, CITP is also soliciting candidates for Visiting Fellows. Candidates for the Visiting Professor position may also be considered for a Visiting Fellow position.

Princeton University is an equal opportunity employer and complies with applicable EEO and affirmative action regulations. All offers and appointments are subject to review and approval by the Dean of the Faculty.