Welcome to Human Resources

The Office of Human Resources serves the Institute for Advanced Study community and provides support services and resources to our Faculty, Staff, Member and Visitors. We promote an environment where work is meaningful, employees are valued, and where diversity and teamwork are embraced.

We encourage you to contact us for information about policies and procedures, benefits, or any general information that will enhance your experience at the Institute.

About Human Resources

Jennifer Richardson
Chief Human Resources Officer

Jennifer Hansen
Immigration Specialist, Human Resources

Cindy Pearce
Administrative Assistant, Human Resources

Yuchao Wang
HR Benefits Administrator, Human Resources

 e-mail: hr@ias.edu

The Office of Human Resources is responsible for creating an adaptable and service focused HR infrastructure through the implementation of best practices, policies, and programs that contribute to the Institute's mission.  As a strategic business partner, Human Resources fosters a work and academic setting that thrives on diversity, individual and organizational high productivity and performance, continuous improvement, and in order to promote a rewarding experience for the entire Institute community

The Human Resources Office is located  in Fuld Hall, and can also be reached at hr@ias.edu.  Our hours are Monday – Friday, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm.


Job postings can be found on the Careers page.

For open positions please apply through the electronic portal and/or the instructions at the end of the posting.

If this is not possible, the hard copy application form can be found here:

IAS Employment Application.pdf