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 position starting in Fall 2015. Applicants must be currently appointed as faculty members at an academic institution and must be on leave from such an appointment during their time at CITP.

The successful applicant is expected to be appointed to a term between ten months and two years long, 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, including professors of computer science, sociology, economics, law, political science, public policy, information studies, communication, and other related disciplines.

This position is fully funded. 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 background and interest in the program, and a research plan. For full consideration, applications should be submitted by February 1, 2015. To apply, please go to jobs.princeton.edu and click on “Search Open Positions,” requisition number 1400840.

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.

Princeton University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


CITP also is soliciting Visiting Fellows and Postdoctoral Research Associates for the 2015-2016 year. Candidates for the Visiting Professor position may also be considered for a Visiting Fellow position.

Princeton University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

All offers and appointments are subject to review and approval by the Dean of the Faculty.