Center for the Study of Democratic Politics Fellowships

Center for the Study of Democratic Politics Fellowships

Princeton University's Center for the Study of Democratic Politics (CSDP) hosts post-doctoral or more senior research associates each academic year, whose work focuses on empirical research on democratic political processes and institutions. CSDP fellows pursue research and contribute to the intellectual life of the Center, the Princeton School of Public and International Affairs, and the Department of Politics. 

The deadline for all applications is December 1, 2021 at 11:59pm EST. More information is included in the (linked below) position postings. For other questions, please email or call Michele Epstein, Assistant Director, at 609-258-6493.

CSDP Fellows are appointed as either Postdoctoral Research Associates or Visiting Research Scholars:

Postdoctoral Research Associate - Applicants for this 2022-2023 postdoctoral research associate position must apply to position req number D-22-SPI-00011(link is external) . PhD required.  (Note that the online application system allows three days to revise your application, so automatically sends the email links to references 72 hours after submission of the application. Applicants who submit their complete applications by the deadline, but whose letters are received during the following seven days, will not be disadvantaged.) 

Visiting Research Scholar - Those who currently hold faculty positions and are applying to spend 2022-2023 at CSDP while on leave from their home institution should apply for CSDP's Visiting Research Scholar position req number D-22-SPI-00010(link is external)

Application date
1 academic year
Social sciences : Demography, Law, Economy, International Relations, Political science, Sociology