Postdoctoral Position in Ethics and Climate Change
University Center for Human Values and the Princeton Environmental Institute, Princeton University
|Job category||Postdoc or similar / Fixed term|
|Organization's reference number||ECC|
|Location||Princeton, New Jersey, United States|
|Start date||September 2017|
The University Center for Human Values (UCHV) and the Princeton Environmental Institute (PEI) at Princeton University invite applications for a fulltime postdoctoral research associate or more senior position working at the intersection of ethics and global change to contribute to the Climate Futures Initiative in Science, Values, and Policy (CFI) – a jointly supported research program. Our aim is to support a scholar whose research agenda focuses on the ethical dimensions of climate change, informed by knowledge of climate science and policy. Applicants trained in moral and political philosophy, political theory, normative economics, and related areas are encouraged to apply.
|How to apply|
How to Apply You may submit an online application at https://www.princeton.edu/acad-positions/position/641 and include the following materials: 1. A current curriculum vitae; 2. A research proposal (not to exceed 1,500 words) conforming to the expectations stated above. Please identify a statement of research plans and its connection to the focal area described for this position. Also, please indicate a title for the research project at the beginning of the proposal; 3. A scholarly paper or dissertation chapter (not to exceed 12,000 words) representative of your scholarly achievement or potential; and 4. Contact information for two referees, each of whom will be asked to comment specifically on your qualifications for the proposed research project. Referees will be contacted directly by email with instructions for uploading letters of reference. All materials must be submitted online by April 3, 2017. We cannot accept application materials by any other method. Letters of reference are to be submitted by end of business day on April 6, 2017. Decisions will be announced by June 1, 2017. This position is subject to the University’s background check policy. Princeton University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
|Web address to apply||https://www.princeton.edu/acad-positions/position/...|
|Hard deadline||April 3, 2017, 11:59pm EST|
|Web address for more information||https://uchv.princeton.edu/academic-programs/postd...|
|Contact name||Femke de Ruyter|
|Time created||March 2, 2017, 12:04pm EST|
|Scheduled expiry date||April 3, 2017, 11:59pm EST|
|Last updated||March 2, 2017, 12:04pm EST|
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