Assistant Professor in Applied/Theoretical Econometrics
Advertiser: Department of Economics, University of Gothenburg
Field(s) of specialization: Econometrics - Any field
Position type(s): Assistant Professor
Location of job: Vasagatan 1, Handelshögskolan, Göteborg, 411 24, Sweden
Degree required: Doctorate
Job start date: Flexible
Job duration: 6 years
Letters of reference required: 3
Target date for applications: 15 Nov 2022
Current search status: Position filled
Posting end date: 19 Feb 2023
Interviews: Interviews will be conducted remotely by video starting December, 2022.
Ad text:

The Department of Economics at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden, will recruit one Assistant Professor in Applied/Theoretical Econometrics. This is a six-year tenure track position with a mid-term review after three years. The expected start date is August 2023.

Applicants should hold, or be close to completing, a Ph.D. in Economics/Econometrics or a related field. Research potential will be the key selection criterion and the successful candidate is expected to carry out research suitable for publication in highly ranked economics journals.

All fields of econometrics will be considered, including micro-econometrics, time-series econometrics, financial econometrics and data science. The position is suitable for pure econometricians as well as applied researchers whose research demonstrates a strong background in econometrics.

The teaching load is minimal; English is the primary teaching language. The candidate should be open to teaching an advanced graduate econometrics course.

Applications including cover letter, CV, job market paper and three letters of recommendation should be submitted through Applications must be received by November 15, 2022 to be guaranteed full consideration, but will be accepted until the position is filled. The department encourages diversity, and we welcome qualified candidates of all backgrounds to apply for this position.

We will interview for this position virtually Dec 12-14.

More information about this position can be obtained from Andreas Dzemski, email:

Gothenburg is a city of approximately 500,000 inhabitants, located on the west coast of Sweden. The city is highly rated for its quality of living, and the university is located right in its center. For more information on the Department of Economics, please visit

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