Assistant Professor in Economics | 3 positions
Advertiser: Economics, University of Vienna
Field(s) of specialization: Experimental Economics - Industrial Organization - Labor; Demographic Economics - Microeconomics - Public Economics - Theory - Health; Education; Welfare
Position type(s): Assistant Professor
Location of job: Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1, Vienna, Vienna, 1090, Austria
Job start date: Flexible
Job duration: Continuing/permanent
Letters of reference required: 3
Application deadline: 28 Nov 2019 midnight UTC (no longer accepting applications)
Current search status: Reviewing applications
Posting end date: 28 Nov 2019
Interviews: Interviews will be conducted at
Ad text:

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:

·         Structural microeconomics, ID No. 10142

·         Economic theory, ID No. 10141

·         Experimental economics, ID No. 10143

The contracts for these positions 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 EEA job market in Rotterdam, December 18 - 19, 2019.

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).

Submission materials required
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Job market paper
  • Additional paper (optional)
  • Additional paper (optional)
  • Other material (in one file) (optional)
  • Letters of reference: 3
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