The individual will work on a variety of projects which may include experimental research on political knowledge, analysis of panel survey data, and development of an original survey.It's only for a year but has the potential for renewal, and it's a helluva opportunity for those out there wanting to get into political knowledge research and work with a really good scholar. You must have a PhD in hand. And live in New Jersey.
Monday, July 18, 2011
Want a Job Researching Political Knowledge?
There's an opening at Princeton for a post-doc to work with Marcus Prior, a political scientist who wrote an excellent book a few years ago entitled Post-Broadcast Democracy that sparked quite a few studies, including one of my own. Read it (I blogged about it here, with some lousy formatting for some reason, I think I was sitting at a Mac). The research program will be on "political motivations and the abilities of ordinary citizens." It continues: