Postdoctoral Research Associate or more senior IT policy researcher

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 at all levels, including postdoctoral research associates or more senior IT policy researchers, for our IT Policy Researcher appointments. These are typically 12-month appointments, commencing on or about September 1. We are happy to hear from anyone working at the intersection of digital technology and public life, including experts in computer science, sociology, economics, law, political science, public policy, information studies, communication, and other related disciplines. We have a particular interest this year in candidates working on issues related to Artificial Intelligence (AI), Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies.

IT Policy Researchers must be in-residence while at CITP. IT Policy Researchers will conduct research, engage in the Center’s public programs, and may participate in the teaching program if mutually agreed, with sufficient course enrollments, and with the approval of the Dean of the Faculty.

Applicants must apply online here. Please submit a current curriculum vitae, a research plan, and a cover letter describing your background, and interest in the program. We prefer to receive applications between the beginning of November and the end of December; for full consideration, please submit your application during that period. A Ph.D. is required.

If you have any questions about this position or the application process, please feel free to contact us at . All offers and appointments are subject to review and approval by the Dean of the Faculty. These positions are subject to the University’s background check policy.

Please note that we will not be reviewing applications until the end of January to mid-February, and references will only be contacted if you have been interviewed and are one of the finalists for the position.