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Up to Seven Postdoctoral Positions in All Fields of Economics

Title: Up to Seven Postdoctoral Positions in All Fields of Economics

  • Employer: University of Mannheim (Department of Economics)
  • Location: Germany
  • Position Type: Post-Doc
  • Deadline: Nov 19, 2017

  • Job Description:

    The Department of Economics at the University of Mannheim invites applications for up to seven postdoctoral positions in all fields of economics. These positions can be filled for initially one to three years.

    Theoretical and empirical applicants are both welcome. Applicants are expected to show outstanding commitment to research and must have obtained a PhD when taking up the position or be near its completion.

    The department has strong international ties, a widely recognized graduate school, and has been awarded special support as a Center of Excellence by the German government. Salaries are competitive at the European level. The teaching load is low, and teaching can be entirely in English.

    Applications should include a resume, three letters of recommendation and at least one recent research paper. The review of applications begins November 20 and the search continues until the positions are filled.

    Depending on the field, interviews will be conducted at the Royal Economic Society PhD Meetings 2017/18 at Westminster Business School in December, at the ASSA Meeting in Philadelphia in January, or via Skype.

    CONTACT: Martin Peitz and Ulrich Wagner, Department of Economics, University of Mannheim, D-68131 Mannheim, Department website:

    Applicants are requested to apply via only. E-mail address for inquiries is

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