Postdoctoral Scholars

The Stanford Center on Poverty and Inequality, one of three national poverty centers, is seeking a postdoctoral scholar for 2014-15 (with a possibility of renewal for a second year). The scholar is expected to complete her or his own research as well as work collaboratively with Center faculty, staff, and students to produce original scholarship on trends in poverty and inequality (go here for a description of the Center’s research commitments). The appointment will be for one year with a start date of October 1, 2014. Candidates must have received their doctorate by the start of the appointment. Please send a letter of application with curriculum vitae, two samples of original work, and three letters of recommendation to If submitting via hard copy, application materials may be mailed to: Search Committee, Stanford Center on Poverty and Inequality, MC 2066, 450 Serra Mall, Building 370, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305-2029. To ensure full consideration, all materials should be received by December 15, 2013. Stanford University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer.