Center on Contemporary China Open Positions Nov. 2017

Tuesday, Nov 7, 2017
by dsuchens

We are pleased to announce that the Center has two job openings for Fall 2018 or sooner: Postdoctoral Research Associate and a Research Scientist (Research Scholar).  Please pass on this notice to your friends and colleagues.  Please visit our website at for instructions on how to apply.


Postdoctoral Research Associate: The Paul and Marcia Wythes Center on Contemporary invites applications for a postdoctoral or more senior research associate for the 2018-19 academic year for a 12-month appointment with the possibility of renewal. The position is open to a scholar who would be in residence and participate in all of the Center's activities, including student-faculty seminars, workshops, and public lectures. The ideal applicant will have received a Ph.D. within the past three years and studies aspects of contemporary Chinese society from a social science disciplinary perspective. He/she will have opportunities to collaborate with the Center's faculty.


Research Scientist: The Paul and Marcia Wythes Center on Contemporary China invites applications for a full time Associate or more senior Research Scholar. The Research Scholar's duties include: working collaboratively with the Director to analyze multiple large datasets; coordinating, designing, implementing, and reporting on the results of such analyses; interfacing with collaborators or potential collaborators in research; potential course instruction pending departmental need, sufficient course enrollments and with the approval of the Office of the Dean of the Faculty; offering of workshops; preparing manuscripts for publication; training junior scholars and graduate students on research study design, methodology, and theory; guiding junior scholars and students in research projects; being familiar with quantitative data sources on China; providing data resource services on China to Princeton's scholars and students; and managing and participating in research conferences, seminars, and lecture series. The successful applicant will also contribute to the overall research agenda of the Center. There will be opportunities for authorship on publications, including first authorship, and preparing applications for external funding.  The appointment is for three years with reappointment contingent upon successful department and University committee review.


张恩|Yan Bennett


当代中国研究中心|Paul and Marcia Wythes Center on Contemporary China

普林斯顿大学| Princeton University

609-258-7149 | ||微信: yanbennett张恩

CCC Paul and Marcia Wythes Center on Contemporary China