ETS postdoctoral fellowship application now open

by Kaitlyn Ugoretz, Funding Peer
Friday, January 31, 2020 8:58 AM

The Educational Testing Service (ETS) invites recent PhDs to apply for a rewarding fellowship experience which combines working on cutting-edge research projects and conducting independent research that is relevant to ETS's goals. The fellowship is carried out in the ETS offices in Princeton, NJ. This year ​they are seeking applicants with experience in the following areas:

  • Applied Psychometrics

  • Artificial Intelligence Based Automated Scoring

  • Modeling and Scoring Item Responses from Interactive and Simulation-Based Assessments

  • Modeling of Response Processes and Response Times

  • Psychometric Issues in Adaptive Testing Designs

  • Statistical and Psychometric Foundations

  • Statistical and Psychometric Issues in Group-Scored Assessments


March 1, 2020 — deadline for preliminary application

April 15, 2020 — deadline for final application materials


-Competitive salary.

-$5,000 one-time relocation incentive for round-trip relocation expenses.

-Employee benefits, vacation, holidays and other paid leave in accordance with ETS policies.

Must have received PhD in a relevant discipline in the last three years.

See here.