Yale University, Jackson Institue for Global Affairs

Position ID:Yale University-Jackson Institue for Global Affairs-PDA [#16531]
Position Title: Post-Doctoral Research Associate at Jackson Institute for Global Affairs, Yale University
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:New Haven, Connecticut 06511, United States [map]
Subject Area: Political Economy / Politics
Appl Deadline:none (posted 2020/07/09)
Position Description:    

The Jackson Institute for Global Affairs at Yale University seeks to appoint a postdoctoral research associate for the academic year 2020-21, renewable for 2021-22.

The position involves working on the Jackson Institute’s Governing Global Capitalism research initiative with Professor Kenneth Scheve. Responsibilities will vary but likely include assisting with the design and implementation of original surveys, data collection and management, assistance in archival research, data analysis, and grant writing. There will also be substantial opportunities for the postdoc to pursue their own research projects, participate in collaborative research, and take advantage of the intellectual life at the Jackson Institute and related departments. Technical skills such as computer programming are highly desirable as is some coursework in political economy. Excellent organizational skills, extensive experience using computer databases and statistical software, and coursework in statistical methods are essential. Project management experience is a plus. Proof of completion of doctoral degree is required before starting the position and the start date must be no more than three years after degree conferral. There is some flexibility with the start date if necessary to complete PhD.

The position provides salary and benefits, set and adjusted in accordance with Yale University rules. Yale University considers applicants for employment without regard to and does not discriminate on the basis of an individual’s sex, race, color, religion, age, disability, status as a veteran, or national or ethnic origin; nor does Yale discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity or expression.

Questions about the position can be directed to Professor Scheve at kenneth.scheve@yale.edu. Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a writing sample, and three letters of reference (letters can be submitted later if necessary). All applications must be submitted on-line through interfolio at http://apply.interfolio.com/77090 .

Evaluation of applications will begin July 22, 2020 and interested applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.


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Contact: Larisa Satara, 203-436-4203
Email: email
Postal Mail:
55 Hillhouse Avenue
New Haven, CT 06511
Web Page: jackson.yale.edu

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