January 6, 2019, 11:59 p.m. EST.



(Paid Opportunity/ Partially Funded)


PLAS Fellowships, Postdoctoral Fellowship

The Program in Latin American Studies (PLAS) is seeking candidates from any discipline who are engaged in scholarly or creative work on topics related to Latin American Studies to fill one to two Postdoctoral Research Associate or more senior positions.

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Candidates will be expected to devote themselves to research and writing, and may teach not more than one course per semester. When teaching, successful candidates will hold the secondary rank of Lecturer, and any teaching opportunities are subject to sufficient enrollments and the approval of the Dean of the Faculty. They also will be invited to participate regularly in the scholarly activities of the PLAS intellectual community.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Latin American Studies

Required Languages


Eligible Countries


Program Period

12 months, with the possibility of renewal, contingent on satisfactory performance and continued funding.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

The applicant have to satisfy the following criteria:

  • Have a Doctoral degree (within the last 5 years);
  • Have an Academic excellence;
  • Potential to bring new ideas and approaches to Princeton University and to interact successfully with a broad range of faculty and students.

Opportunity Cost

(Paid Opportunity/ Partially Funded)

  • A competitive salary commensurate with experience and excellent benefits will be offered.
  • While fellows are responsible for all costs associated with relocation (travel by the fellow and any accompanying persons, shipping of personal belongings, housing costs, child care, etc.)

How to Apply

First Step:  All candidates must apply online and submit the below materials:

  • Cover letter;
  • Curriculum vitae;
  • Statement of research interests (1,000 – 1,500 words);
  • A representative sample of recent work (under 30 written pages or equivalent in the candidate’s professional medium; for artistic work, links within a PDF preferred);
  • Names and contact information for three references (the Program will contact them, if needed, at a later date).

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