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Assistant Professor in Economics / 3 positions

Title: Assistant Professor in Economics / 3 positions

  • Employer: University of Vienna (Economics)
  • Location: Austria
  • Position Type: Assistant Professor
  • Deadline: Dec 1, 2017

  • Job Description:

    The Economics Department at the University of Vienna invites applications for three positions at the assistant professor level (“University Assistant”), one in each of the following fields:
    • Empirical Macroeconomics with expertise in time series econometrics, ID No. 8038
    • Behavioral and Experimental Economics, ID No. 8040
    • Applied Economics with expertise in public economics or welfare economics, ID No. 8073

    For the position in Applied Economics we welcome theoretical or experimental approaches. The contracts are for 6 years. Applicants should have completed (or should be close to completing) a PhD in economics. Knowledge of German is an asset, but not required. The University of Vienna is an equal opportunity employer and aims at increasing the number of female faculty members. Therefore, it particularly encourages qualified women to apply. Information about the Department of Economics can be found on the website at We will also be interviewing at the job market (RES PhD Meeting 2017, December 19 - 20, 2017, Westminster Business School, London, UK).

    Applicants should apply online at They are required to submit a cover letter that includes a statement on why they are interested in working in the Department of Economics at the University of Vienna, a curriculum vitae and up to two selected papers. Applicants must also arrange for the submission of three letters of reference. The application must specify the corresponding Identification Number(s).

    Deadline: December 1, 2017.

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