Postdoctoral positions in Economics
Advertiser: Facultat d'Economia i Empresa, Universitat de Barcelona
Field(s) of specialization: Development; Growth - International Trade - Macroeconomics; Monetary - Public Economics - Other
Position type(s): Postdoctoral Scholar
Location of job: Avinguda Diagonal 690-696, Barcelona, Barcelona, 08034, Spain, Barcelona, Barcelona, 08034, Spain
Degree required: Doctorate
Job start date: 2021-09-15
Job duration: 3 years
Letters of reference required: 3
Current search status: Position filled
Posting end date: 11 Dec 2020
Interviews: Interviews will be conducted at
Ad text:

The University of Barcelona School of Economics invites applications for two three-year postdoctoral positions beginning in September 2021. Fields of interest:

  • Development, Growth
  • International Trade
  • Macroeconomics, Monetary
  • Public Economics (Economic analysis of governments)
  • Public Policy (Empirical evaluation of public policies)

The University of Barcelona is a leading centre in southern Europe, with a strong commitment to excellence in research. It enjoys a long tradition of teaching, offering both undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes in the field of Economics and Business. In this framework, UB School of Economics provides an important platform for research and graduate education in Economics, as it encompasses the Masters and the Doctoral programme in Economics, which are entirely taught in English (

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

Successful applicants will be expected to teach in English in the undergraduate and postgraduate programs, to develop independent research programs achieving international recognition, and to be involved in the school research activities.

Application instructions:

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

Interviews will be conducted at the EEA Job Market Virtual Meeting, from December 14th to 18th, 2020. Other arrangements may be possible for short-listed candidates who do not plan to participate in this virtual meeting. Based on the interviews, some candidates will be invited for seminars in January/February.

Deadline for applications: December 11th, 2020.

Email enquiries should be directed to:

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