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Post-Doctoral position - Department of Economic Theory

Title: Post-Doctoral position - Department of Economic Theory

  • Employer: Universitat de Barcelona (Facultat d'Economia i Empresa)
  • Location: Spain
  • Position Type: Post-Doc
  • Deadline: Dec 22, 2015

  • Job Description:

    The Department of Economic Theory in the School of Economics and Business at the University of Barcelona invites applications for a three years Post-Doctoral position in Macroeconomic Dynamics, to start in September 2016. Fields of interest:

    - Development; Growth
    - International Trade
    - Macroeconomics; Monetary

    Applicants are expected to show outstanding commitment to research and must have obtained a PhD when taking up the position.

    The School offers an entirely English-taught Graduate Program -PhD and a MSc degree in Economics-; undergraduate degrees in Economics and Business; and coordinates its internationally oriented research activities through the platform UB Economics (

    Successful applicants will be expected to teach in English in the undergraduate - microeconomics and macroeconomics - and postgraduate programs – macroeconomics and growth -, to develop independent research programs achieving international recognition, and to be involved in the Department and School research activities. Scheduled teaching load is one group per semester.

    Application Instructions

    Deadline for applications: 22 December 2015*

    Applications should be submitted via the website: and must include a CV, three letters of recommendation and a copy of the Job Market Paper as well as of any other relevant research output.

    We will interview the candidates at the XL Simposio de la Asociación Española de Economía (SAEe) ( to be held in Girona (Spain) on December 10-12 2015, and at the Royal Economic Society (RES) PhD Meeting and Job Market 2016 ( to be held at Westminster Business School in London on 8-9 January 2016.

    Other arrangements may be possible for short-listed candidates who do not plan to attend the meetings.

    *Those candidates interested in being interviewed at the XL Simposio de la Asociación Española de Economía (SAEe) must submit their applications no later than the 2nd of December of 2015.

    Based on the interviews, recruiters will invite candidates for a flyout in January/February.

    Email enquiries should be directed to:

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