Visiting Researchers Opportunities

The Center for Health and Wellbeing (CHW) has a program through which visiting researchers devote an academic year or a semester in residence at Princeton to research, discussions and scholarly collaborations concerned with the determinants of physical, mental and emotional wellbeing, and the effects of public policy on health and wellbeing. Visiting researchers represent a variety of health-related disciplines, including medicine, psychology, biology, epidemiology, economics, sociology and related social science disciplines.

Visiting Researchers Opportunities

CHW, part of the Woodrow Wilson School, invites outstanding researchers to apply for appointments each year. CHW supports research on the multiple aspects of health and wellbeing in both developed and developing countries. Successful candidates will devote an academic year or a semester in residence at Princeton to research, discussions, and scholarly collaborations concerned with the determinants of physical, mental, and emotional wellbeing, and the effects of public policy on health and wellbeing. Applications are welcome from researchers in a variety of health-related disciplines, including medicine, psychology, biology, epidemiology, economics, sociology, and related social science disciplines.

There are two different appointments. Please apply to the one that best describes your situation by December 15, 2019.

Visiting Research Scholars 

Visiting Research Scholars must be employed at an academic institution other than Princeton during their visit. Learn more.

Meet our current and former visitors.

Associate Research Scholars 

Associate Research Scholars are researchers who received a PhD or equivalent degree more than three years ago, and will not be employed at another institution during their stay at Princeton. Learn more.