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Tenure-Track Assistant Professorships in Economics

Title: Tenure-Track Assistant Professorships in Economics

  • Employer: Copenhagen Business School (Department of Economics)
  • Location: Denmark
  • Position Type: Assistant Professor
  • Deadline: Dec 1, 2017

  • Job Description:

    The Department of Economics (ECON), Copenhagen Business School, invites expressions of interest regarding positions as Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Economics.
    The Department of Economics provides research, teaching and knowledge transfer within the core areas of economics, i.e. microeconomics, macroeconomics, and quantitative methods. The department is especially active in business-related, applied economic research, and also includes four centres: Centre for Innovation (CFI), Centre for Economic and Business Research (CEBR), Centre for Owner-Managed Businesses (COMB), and Pension Research Centre (PeRCent).

    The department is responsible for teaching at the undergraduate, graduate and PhD levels in economics at various study programs at CBS, including the graduate program of Applied Economics and Finance and the MSc in Advanced Economics and Finance. High priority is given to research support, travel support, and access to data.

    Candidates must hold a PhD or the equivalent, at the time of taking up the position. We welcome candidates interested in all fields of economics. This year we particularly encourage expressions of interest within the following fields:
    •Public Economics
    •Behavioral economics
    •Experimental economics.

    •Research, including responsibility for publishing.
    •Active contribution to research activities such as seminars, workshops etc.
    •Research-based teaching and supervision (with associated examination duties)
    •Engagement in course development and pedagogical initiatives.
    •Development of own teaching competences.
    •Participate in fundraising/grant writing activities.
    •Dissemination of research to relevant audiences.
    •Take on administrative tasks and contribute to professional collegial relations.

    ECON will interview candidates at the ASSA Annual Meeting in Philadelphia, January 5-7, 2018. The department will invite a number of candidates to CBS for job seminars and dialogues.

    Submission instructions
    Candidates must submit their expression of interest on-line via

    Please submit: Cover letter, CV, research statement (if not included in the cover letter), job market paper, additional research papers, other relevant material in one file (e.g. teaching evaluations and diplomas), and three letters of recommendation. All recommendation letters must be received before the application deadline.

    Deadline: December 1, 2017

    For further information
    Lars Peter Østerdal
    Head of Department
    Tel.: +45 3815 5641

    Information about the Department:

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