May 9, 2021

CITP is Hiring a Communications Manager

The Communications Manager at the Center for Information Technology Policy (CITP) will serve as the lead for all external and internal communications efforts of the center. This will include developing CITP’s content strategy and managing the center’s website, Freedom to Tinker blog, and social media presence. The position requires coordination and collaboration with researchers at the center, communications groups at Princeton, and, at times, managing freelance specialists.

If you have experiences in writing and editing, the ability to understand and translate tech policy to broader audiences, and managing an online presence and outreach, please click here for more information and to apply.

CITP call for the postdoctoral track of the CITP Fellows Program 2021-22

The Center for Information Technology Policy (CITP) is an interdisciplinary center at Princeton University. The center is a nexus of expertise in technology, engineering, public policy, and the social sciences on campus. In keeping with the strong University tradition of service, the center’s research, teaching, and events address digital technologies as they interact with society.

CITP is seeking applications for the postdoctoral track of the CITP Fellows Program for 2021-22. It is for people that have recently received a Ph.D. in fields such as computer science, sociology, economics, political science, psychology, public policy, information science, communication, philosophy, and other related technology policy disciplines. In this application cycle, we especially welcome applicants with interests in: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Data Science, Blockchain, and Cryptocurrencies.

The goals of this fully-funded, in-residence program are to support people doing important research and policy engagement related to the center’s mission and to enrich the center’s intellectual life. Fellows typically will conduct research with members of the center’s community and engage in the center’s public programs. The Fellows Program provides freedom to pursue projects of interest and a stimulating intellectual environment.

Application review will begin in the middle of December 2020.

For more information about these positions, please see our Fellows Program webpage. If you’d like to go directly to the application, please click here.

CITP Call for Visitors 2020-21

The Center for Information Technology Policy is an interdisciplinary research center at Princeton University that sits at the crossroads of engineering, the social sciences, law, and policy.

CITP seeks applicants for various visiting positions each year. Visitors are expected to live in or near Princeton and to be in residence at CITP on a daily basis. They will conduct research and participate actively in CITP’s programs.

For all visitors, we are happy to hear from anyone working at the intersection of digital technology and public life, including experts in computer science, sociology, economics, law, political science, public policy, information studies, communication, and other related disciplines.

We have a particular interest this year in candidates working on issues related to Artificial Intelligence (AI), Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies.

There are three job postings for CITP visitors: 1) Microsoft Visiting Researcher Scholar/Visiting Professor of Information Technology Policy, 2) Visiting IT Policy Fellow, and 3) Postdoctoral Research Associate or more senior IT policy researcher. For more information about these positions and to apply, please see our hiring page.

For full consideration, all applications should be received by December 31, 2019.