Postdoctoral position in Sociology

Princeton University in New Jersey

Deadline January 20, 2014
Date Posted December 3, 2013
Type Tenured, tenure track

Postdoctoral position in Sociology

The Department of Sociology and the Seeger Center for Hellenic Studies at Princeton University invite applications for a Hannah Seeger Davis Postdoctoral position in Sociology, with an area focus on Europe (western or south-eastern) and/or the Eastern Mediterranean, including modern Greece. The awardee will be appointed as a Postdoctoral Research Associate for one academic year doing research on a full-time basis, with a possibility of renewal for a second academic year, during which he/she will have the opportunity to teach up to one course each semester subject to approval by the Dean of the Faculty. Awardees will be appointed as lecturers when they are teaching.

Candidates are required to apply online at and submit an online application form, including the following: (1) cover letter with title and summary (200 words) of proposed research project; (2) research proposal (five pages; 2,000 words), including detailed description of project, timetable, explicit goals, and the reason it should be pursued at Princeton; (3) selected bibliography; (4) curriculum vitae and list of publications; (5) sample chapter of the dissertation or other recent work; (6) teaching portfolio, including statement about teaching experience, sample of course materials developed, and short course proposal with a syllabus; (7) names and contact information for three references from individuals who are not current members of the Princeton University faculty; and (8) a letter from a dean- or registrar-level office confirming the date of completion of all the requirements for the doctoral degree. This letter should be emailed, followed by hard-copy to the Seeger Center for Hellenic Studies, Princeton University, Attn: Dimitri Gondicas, Scheide Caldwell House Room 107C, Princeton, New Jersey 08544, and must be received by March 1, 2014. Materials submitted with the application are the property of Princeton University and will not be returned.

DEADLINE: All materials submitted by applicants must be received by January 20, 2014. Awards will be announced by mid-March, 2014.

All non-U.S. citizens and non-U.S. permanent residents must ensure that they will be able to enter or remain in the U.S. and accept the fellowship.

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

How To Apply

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