The Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies
(PIIRS) at Princeton University invites applications for a
Postdoctoral Research Associate or more senior research position
for the 2022-2023 academic year with the Reimagining World Order
Research Community. One postdoctoral fellowship will be awarded to
an exceptional recent Ph.D. recipient who is researching issues
relating to the theory, history, and politics of international
order in the fields of history and political science. Areas of
special interest include the rise and decline of international
order, the order-building grand strategies of major states, the
logic and character of liberal international order, and non-Western
conceptions of world order. The Appointment is for one academic
year. Applicants must have already demonstrated outstanding
scholarly achievement and excellence in teaching. This position is
open only to scholars who earned a PhD after September 20, 2016 and
who do not currently hold a tenure-track or permanent academic
Responsibilities include teaching (one full course in the Spring
2023 semester), and actively participating in research,
discussions, and scholarly collaborations within the Reimagining
World Order Research Community. In addition, the successful
candidate may have the opportunity to advise students in his/her
specialty or related areas. When teaching, the successful candidate
will carry a secondary teaching rank. Any teaching role is
contingent on sufficient course enrollments and the prior approval
of the Dean of the Faculty.
Appointments will be made through the Princeton Institute for
International and Regional Studies (PIIRS). In addition to salary
and benefits, the program will provide successful candidate with a
research account of $3,000 and a shared office space. The start
date of the position is anticipated to be fall 2022.
Applicants must apply online at https://www.princeton.edu/acad-positions/position/24341.
The following application items should be uploaded by the
*Writing sample: one chapter of the dissertation or one published
article related to the dissertation topic
*Details of prior courses taught and evaluation results if
*Document confirming your completion of all requirements for the
*Names and email addresses for three references. References will be
contacted only for those who advance to the short list of
For fullest consideration applicants should apply by March 1, 2022.
Due to the anticipated volume of applications, only final
candidates will be contacted. Further information about the RWO
Community can be found at: https://rwo.princeton.edu/.
Questions about the application process for this position may be
directed to Yolanda Sullivan at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The position is subject to the University's background check