Tenure-Track Assistant or Associate Professor of Economics
Advertiser: Business School, University of Stavanger
Field(s) of specialization: Labor; Demographic Economics - Behavioral Economics - Health; Education; Welfare
Position type(s): Assistant Professor, Associate Professor
Location of job: UiS Business School, Stavanger, 4036, Norway
Degree required: Doctorate
Job start date: Flexible
Job duration: Continuing/permanent
Letters of reference required: 3
Application deadline: 24 Nov 2021 midnight UTC (no longer accepting applications)
Current search status: Interview scheduling completed
Posting end date: 25 Nov 2021
Interviews: Interviews will be conducted at
Ad text:

The University of Stavanger Business School is seeking candidates for one assistant or associate professor position in economics with competence and experience in conducting field experiments. We will consider economists working within empirical labor economics, economics of education and behavioral economics, that can contribute to strengthen our research group in applied economics. A strong research background is desirable, including the ability to publish in highly recognized international journals.

The position is a part of Synapse Lab, a research group committed to develop and investigate interventions that can give people better opportunities to succeed in education and the workplace. Specifically, the researchers investigate measures that help increase effort, motivation and coping in education and work, using large-scale field experiments. It involves the Faculty of Social Science, the UiS Business School, the Faculty of Arts and Education, and the Faculty of Health Sciences.

We offer a low teaching load, funding for research and international conference travel, generous benefits, and a competitive salary.

To be considered for an online interview, please apply below. Formal applications to be evaluated by an external expert committee will be collected shortly after the initial interviews.

Submission materials required
  • Cover letter
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Job market paper
  • Video presentation of job market paper (optional)
  • Other material (in one file) (optional)
  • Letters of reference: 3
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