Assistant, Associate or Full Professorships in Applied Microeconomics
Advertiser: Department of Economics, University of Zurich (Universität Zürich)
Field(s) of specialization: Any field
Position type(s): Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Full Professor
Location of job: University of Zurich, Department of Economics, Schönberggasse 1, Zürich, Zürich, 8001, Switzerland (map)
Job start date: Flexible
Job duration: Continuing/permanent
Letters of reference required: 3
Target date for applications: 20 Nov 2019
Application deadline: 31 Jan 2020 midnight UTC (no longer accepting applications)
Posting end date: 31 Jan 2020
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The Faculty of Business, Economics and Informatics of the University of Zurich invites applications for two


Assistant, Associate or Full Professorships in Applied Microeconomics


The Department of Economics of the University of Zurich is seeking to fill one position at the rank of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor, starting September 2020. Applicants should have a PhD degree in Economics before taking up the position. Successful candidates for Assistant Professorships are appointed to three-year contracts, renewable once, with evaluation for tenure after six years. Applicants at the rank of Associate or Full Professor should have an established academic record commensurate with the position.


The position is open to any area of applied microeconomics.


The Department of Economics offers an exciting research environment, competitive terms and conditions, and generous research support. Knowledge of German is not a requirement.

Complete applications including cover letter, CV, job market papers, and (for the rank of Assistant Professor) at least 3 letters of recommendation will be reviewed starting Nov 20th, 2019. Interviews will be conducted at the ASSA-AEA meetings in San Diego, January 2020. There is also a possibility of conducting interviews at the EEA Job Market in Rotterdam, December 2019. If you have a preference for being interviewed in Rotterdam, please contact:



Applications should be submitted online at

Submission materials required
  • Cover letter
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Job market paper
  • Additional paper (optional)
  • Additional paper (optional)
  • Research statement (optional)
  • Other file (optional)
  • Letters of reference: 3
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