Current Job Postings

Assistant Professor

Title: Assistant Professor

  • Employer: University of Zurich (Department of Economics)
  • Location: Switzerland
  • Position Type: Assistant Professor
  • Deadline: Feb 28, 2017

  • Job Description:

    The Department of Economics of the University of Zurich is seeking to fill a position at the rank of Assistant Professor, starting September 2017. Applicants should have a PhD degree in Economics before taking up the position. Successful candidates are appointed to three-year contracts, renewable once. After six years, Assistant Professors are evaluated for tenure. The field of specialization is open.

    The Department of Economics offers an exciting research environment, competitive terms and conditions, and generous research support. Knowledge of German is not a requirement. In order to increase the number of women in leading academic positions, we encourage women to apply.

    Complete applications including cover letter, CV, job market papers, and at least 3 letters of recommendation will be reviewed starting Nov 15, 2016. We will conduct interviews at the ASSA-AEA meetings in Chicago, January 2017.

    Applications should be submitted online at

  • This position has closed. Applications are no longer accepted.