Duke University, Department of Political Science

Position ID:Duke-Department of Political Science-POSTDOC [#10802]
Position Title: Post-Doctoral Fellow
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map]
Subject Area: Political Science
Appl Deadline: finished (2018/01/30, finished 2018/10/07, listed until 2018/03/30)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

The DevLab@Duke has one opening for a Post-Doctoral fellow working to develop rigorous programming, collect monitoring and evaluation data, and conduct impact evaluations of development projects. Prospective candidates are expected to have done graduate work in one or more of these areas: • International Development • Economics • Political Science Successful candidates will collaborate with Professors Erica Field, Erik Wibbels, Pablo Beramendi, Edmund Malesky, Manoj Mohanan, Marc Jeuland, Robert Garlick and other members of the lab in an interdisciplinary environment. They will be expected to work with lab associates to provide timely input to development practitioners affiliated with the DevLab —including donors, implementers and evaluators—at all stages of project conceptualization, design, implementation and evaluation. Lab activities will leave considerable time for independent research, and the position offers ample opportunity for developing new research projects in conjunction with DevLab members.

There is no deadline for applying to the opening, but applications will be considered on a rolling basis starting immediately. The start date is July 1, 2018. The position comes with competitive salary and benefits. The initial appointment is for one year, with the possibility of renewal for a second year. Applicants should submit a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation. All application materials should be submitted electronically using the following site:https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/10802. Address correspondence to: Professor Elaine Denny, Department of Political Science, 140 Science Drive, 208 Gross Hall, Box 90204, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708-0204; or email: elaine.denny@duke.edu.

Duke University is located in Durham, North Carolina and is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Duke is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual’s age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

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Further Info:
Department of Political Science
Duke University
140 Science Drive
Box 90204
Durham, NC 27708-0204

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