Postdoctoral Research Associates

Requisition: 1500841

The Industrial Relations Section (IRS) and the Department of Economics invite outstanding researchers to apply for appointments as Post Doctoral Research Associates. Current IRS research interests include but are not limited to: aspects of unemployment and racial discrimination, the economics of labor supply and retirement, education, income distribution, wage and employment determination, and labor turnover and job duration. Research Associates will work closely with one or more IRS faculty members during their stay and participate in the activities of the IRS, including faculty-graduate seminars, workshops and public lectures, and enjoy access to a wide range of other activities throughout the University. The program is open to all regardless of citizenship, and does not support work towards the completion of a degree. The term of appointment is one year with the possibility of renewal based on satisfactory performance.


Applicants must have received a PhD in Economics within the past three years, and should not be employed by another institution during their stay at Princeton.

Applicants should apply online at using requisition number 1500841, and submit a cover letter, a CV, samples of original work, and contact information for three references.