Full Professor or Associate Professor (with tenure)
Advertiser: Department of Economics, Faculty of Business and Economics (HEC), University of Lausanne (Université de Lausanne)
Field(s) of specialization: Macroeconomics; Monetary
Position type(s): Assistant Professor, Associate Professor
Location of job: Batiment Internef, Quartier Chamberonne, Lausanne, Vaud, 1015, Switzerland (map)
Degree required: Doctorate
Job start date: 2021-08-01
Job duration: Continuing/permanent
Letters of reference required: 3
Application deadline: 15 Nov 2020 (accepting applications)
Posting end date: 15 Nov 2020
Ad text:

University of Lausanne’s Faculty of Business and Economics (HEC Lausanne) invites applications for a position as

Full Professor or Associate Professor (with tenure)



Starting on August 1st, 2021 or on a mutually agreed date.

Candidates must hold a PhD in Economics with a specialization in Macroeconomics. Preference will be given to the candidates with a confirmed publication record in leading international journals in the field. Candidates are also expected to have a solid teaching experience at university-level. The rank of appointment will be determined by the candidate’s publication record and academic experience. The successful candidate will be expected to be able to teach in French and English after 6 years.

The new professor will be a member of the Department of Economics of HEC Lausanne.

Applications must be submitted via the website of the School:


A job description is available on the top of the job posting.

Applications should be submitted online using the above link by November 15th, 2020 (11:59 pm local time). Only applications submitted through this link will be considered). Please fill in the electronic application form, and upload curriculum vitae, cover letter, samples of scholarly work (.zip accepted), and the names and addresses of maximum three references.

We offer a competitive salary and a high-quality research environment: one of the highest density of ERC grants and top publications per department size across Europe in recent years; and one of the top departments across Switzerland, Germany, and Austria: https://news.unil.ch/display/1572448517961. Last but not least, Lausanne was elected the best small city in the world in Monocle’s 2019 ranking.

Additional information may be obtained from Professor Florin Bilbiie, University of Lausanne, at florin.bilbiie@unil.ch

Seeking to promote an equitable representation of men and women among its staff, the University encourages applications from women.

Application procedure

To apply, visit https://www.unil.ch/hec/en/home/menuinst/a-propos/carrieres.html. (See posting for details.)

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