JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2014 - January 31, 2015

Columbia University

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Center for Science and Society
Presidential Scholars in Society and Neuroscience

JOE ID Number: 2014-02_111452454
Date Posted: 12/15/2014
Date Inactive: 01/31/2015
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Presidential Scholars in Society and Neuroscience
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: New York, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Salary Range: 80,000
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Call for Applications
Columbia University in the City of New York
Presidential Scholars in Society and Neuroscience

Columbia University is pleased to announce three postdoctoral positions for researchers who have earned the doctorate, or its equivalent, in a humanities or social science discipline such as psychiatry, psychology, public health, law, history, economics, literature, philosophy, anthropology, sociology, journalism, music and the arts.

Eligibility Requirements: Candidates must hold the doctoral degree by July 1, 2015 (and have received the doctorate after July 1, 2010) in a humanities or social science discipline, and must demonstrate extensive acquaintance with and critical understanding of an aspect of neuroscience.

Review of applications will begin on January 15, 2015. All applications must be submitted through Columbia University's online system and must include: a cover letter of application, curriculum vitae, dissertation abstract, writing sample of up to 30 pages (article or book chapter), proposal for an interdisciplinary research project(s) that builds on your own disciplinary background and an aspect of neuroscientific research, work sample or portfolio (if applicable), and three letters of reference.

For more information and to apply, please go to
Columbia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Link