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Postdoctoral Research Associate

Princeton NJ

The High Meadows Environmental Institute (HMEI), formerly the Princeton Environmental Institute (PEI), (https://environment.princeton.edu/) invites applications for postdoctoral research associate and more senior research positions focusing on the scientific, technical, policy, and human dimensions of environmental issues. These areas include issues surrounding global change; energy and climate; biogeochemical cycles; molecular geochemistry; biodiversity; conservation; environmental science and policy; infectious disease and global health; and sustainable development in impoverished and resource-challenged regions of the world. Appointments are for one year with the possibility of renewal based upon satisfactory performance and continued funding. This position is subject to the University's background check policy.


Applicants must apply online at https://www.princeton.edu/acad-positions/position/18621 and submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a brief statement of research interest, and names and contact information for three references. All materials must be submitted online.


Candidates are required to have a Ph.D. degree in a related field.


Requisition No: D-21-HME-00002

*Required information is denoted with an asterisk.


How to Apply

It is recommended that you read through the entire application and gather the required application materials before beginning your application. You will not be able to save or return to edit a partial application. Only complete applications will be accepted for consideration and the application form must be completed in its entirety before it can be submitted.

Upon submitting your application, you will receive a confirmation email at the email address that you provide in your application. In some cases, your references may be contacted using the email address that you provide for them and may be asked to provide their recommendation via a web-based form similar to the application form.

Be sure to provide the correct email addresses for you and all of your references to ensure that communications from Princeton University are properly delivered.

For more information send an email to smecka@princeton.edu or call 609-258-7448 .

Posted January 6, 2021

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