Assistant/Associate Professor (tenure track) in Industrial Organisation
Advertiser: Department of Economics, Norwegian School of Economics (NHH)
Field(s) of specialization: Industrial Organization
Position type(s): Assistant Professor, Associate Professor
Location of job: Helleveien 30, Bergen, 5045, Norway
Degree required: Doctorate
Job start date: 2024-08-15
Job duration: Continuing/permanent
Letters of reference required: 3
Current search status: Position filled
Posting end date: 20 Dec 2023
Interviews: Interviews will be conducted remotely by video starting December, 2023.
Ad text:

Norwegian School of Economics (NHH) in Bergen, Norway, invites applicants for a tenure-track Assistant Professor or Associate Professor position for seven years in Industrial Organisation at the Department of Economics.

We are looking for a highly talented economist with a strong background in industrial organisation. You should have a key interest in applied research and demonstrate capabilities of using modern state-of-the-art techniques. The department has a strong research group in industrial organisation covering a broad range of fields, including digitalisation, retail, healthcare, media, trade, energy and environment, competition policy, etc. A successful candidate should have a strong publication record and/or highly promising work in the pipeline.

The department offers a stimulating research environment with a strong emphasis on top research. It has more than 50 faculty members and several strong, internationally renowned research groups in a wide range of fields, including applied econometrics, applied microeconomic theory, behavioural economics, development economics, industrial organisation, labour economics and macroeconomics. The department is particularly devoted to providing a stimulating environment for young faculty.

To be qualified for the tenure-track position, it should not be more than five years since the PhD degree was achieved. For candidates undertaking the PhD, the expected completion of the PhD thesis should be no later than at the date of the commencement.

The position is based in Bergen.

NHH offers

  • Annual salary of NOK 705 100 - 761 200 (Assistant Professor) or NOK 761 200 - 816 300 (Associate Professor), depending on level of competence/length of service
  • An academically stimulating working environment
  • Membership in the Norwegian Public Service Pension Fund
  • Excellent pension and welfare benefits (e.g. parental leave)

General information

The appointee must comply with the guidelines that apply to the position at any time.

The state labour force shall reflect the diversity of Norwegian society to the greatest extent possible. People with immigrant backgrounds and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply for the position.

In the assessment of applicants, international experience and qualifications will be emphasised. In the event of equivalent qualifications, female applicants will be given preference.

The application should contain details of the applicant's scientific and pedagogical education and work experience. In addition, the applicant should provide a teaching statement, which also includes an overview and assessment of the applicants' teaching experience. The application package, including a CV, a maximum of 10 published or unpublished research papers (for the position as Associate Professor) or a maximum of 5 published or unpublished research papers (for the position as Assistant Professor) and a complete list of the papers, should be submitted in this portal.

In accordance with §25 (2) of the Freedom of Information Act, information about the applicant may be made public even if the applicant has requested not to have his/her name entered on the list of applicants. The applicant will be notified if her/his request is not respected.

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About NHH

NHH Norwegian School of Economics is one of the leading business schools in Europe. We are internationally recognised for our research environment, and we educate the leaders of the future. NHH is the first choice for students who want to study economics and business administration in Norway. We have about 3,600 students and 450 employees.

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