Assistant Professorships
Advertiser: Department of Economics, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitat München (LMU) (University of Munich)
Field(s) of specialization: Any field
Position type(s): Assistant Professor
Location of job: Geschwister-Scholl-Platz 1, München, 80539, Germany
Degree required: Doctorate
Job start date: Flexible
Job duration: Continuing/permanent
Letters of reference required: 3
Target date for applications: 21 Nov 2022
Current search status: Position filled
Posting end date: 21 Dec 2022
Interviews: Interviews will be conducted remotely by video starting December, 2022.
Ad text:

The Economics Department at LMU Munich invites applications for several assistant professorships (any field)

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

The positions carry a limited teaching load of one course per semester. Teaching can be in English.

Assistant professors are independent faculty members and have their own research budget. The department provides a vibrant environment for junior faculty, has strong international ties, and a widely recognized graduate school.

Applicants should provide a CV, three letters of recommendation and their job market paper. Applications and documents must be submitted online via

The review of applications begins at end of November 2022 and the search continues until the positions are filled.

To be given full consideration by our search committee, applications should be submitted by November 21 (midnight UTC).

LMU Munich makes a point of providing newly appointed professors with various types of support, such as welcoming services and assistance for dual career couples.

LMU Munich is an equal opportunity employer. The University continues to be very successful in increasing the number of female faculty members and strongly encourages applications from female candidates. LMU Munich intends to enhance the diversity of its faculty members. Furthermore, disabled candidates with essentially equal qualifications will be given preference.

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