JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2020 - January 31, 2021

Brown University

Political Theory Project
Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Political Theory Project

JOE ID Number: 2020-02_111465626
Date Posted: 10/15/2020
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Political Theory Project
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Providence, Rhode Island, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: 00 -- 00 - Default: Any Field
Salary Range: 50,000-80,000
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Political Theory Project (PTP) at Brown University will be appointing up to two Postdoctoral Fellows. Post-doctorates must have received their PhD’s within the past three years. Salary is competitive.

Appointments are for one year, renewable for a second year based on satisfactory performance and the availability of funds. Postdoctoral fellows will pursue their own research, participate in PTP working groups, and teach one seminar course per year. In addition to a CV, three confidential letters of reference, and writing sample, applications should include a cover letter describing how their research fits within the mission of the PTP. We seek candidates who contribute to diversity and/or have demonstrated support for diversity and inclusion through their teaching and research. Candidates are asked to include in their teaching dossier a statement of how their teaching is designed with an eye to contributing to an inclusive educational environment. A similar contribution from one’s research can also be cited if relevant.

For more information about the PTP please visit our website https://ptp.brown.edu.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Application deadline: 11/30/2020
Reference Instructions:
In addition to a CV, three confidential letters of reference, and a writing sample, applications should include a cover letter describing how their research fits within the mission of the PTP.