Job Offer: Assistant Professor of Applied Microeconomics at the University Bern

07.01.2022

The Department of Economics at the University of Bern invites applications for a position of

Assistant Professor of Applied Microeconomics with a focus on the Economics of Vocational and Professional Education and Training (non tenure track).

The Department of Economics at the University of Bern invites applications for a position of

                Assistant Professor of Applied Microeconomics

with a focus on the Economics of Vocational and Professional Education and Training (non tenure track).

 

Profil:

  • a PhD in Economics, or an equivalent degree completed at the start date of the appointment
  • academic excellence
  • evidence of high-quality scholarly output that demonstrates potential for independent research leading to publications in general interest and top field journals
  • expected to contribute to the research program of the Leading House on the Economics of Vocational and Professional Education and Training1 at the Universities of Bern and Zurich
  • play an active part in the development and mentoring of a research unit at the University of Bern


The Department encourages and supports the candidate in the acquisition of third-party research funding (e.g., ERC, SNF). We offer a highly competitive salary, which is fixed according to the regu-lations of the Canton of Bern. The University of Bern is an equal opportunity employer. Women are therefore strongly encouraged to apply.


For further information, please contact Prof. Stefan C. Wolter (stefan.wolter@vwi.unibe.ch) or the chair of the hiring committee (Prof. Aymo Brunetti) and visit our website at www.vwi.unibe.ch.


Applications should be sent by email to fiona.scheidegger@vwi.unibe.ch and should include a Cover letter, CV, one job market paper, and two reference letters (to be sent separately).

 

Deadline: Review of applications will begin on January 28, 2022, and continue until the position is filled.

 

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