Post-Doctoral Research Fellow: e61 Institute and Macquarie University
Advertiser: Department of Economics, Macquarie University
Field(s) of specialization: Any field
Position type(s): Postdoctoral Scholar
Location of job: 123 Pitt Street, Sydney, NSW, 2000, Australia
Degree required: Doctorate
Job start date: Flexible
Job duration: 2 years
Letters of reference required: 3
Application deadline: 27 Nov 2022 midnight UTC (no longer accepting applications)
Current search status: Reviewing applications
Posting end date: 27 Nov 2022
Interviews: Interviews will be conducted remotely by video starting December, 2022.
Ad text:

Located in central Sydney, the e61 Institute and the Department of Economics at Macquarie University invites applications for a 2-year Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship.

The e61 Institute is Australia’s leading data-driven economic research institute, with a world-class research team with amazing data access and overseen by an eminent global network of academic fellows, including co-founder Greg Kaplan (University of Chicago). e61 seeks economic researchers who can combine innovative data with state-of-the-art economics and data science tools to answer important economic policy questions. The Department of Economics is a research-oriented department with undergraduate, masters, and PhD programs.

We encourage applications from candidates with strong applied economics skills. You will be working with unique micro-data, including financial transactions data and matched employer-employee administrative data. Your responsibilities will include working with world-class researchers to produce high-quality policy-relevant economic research. This position is distinct from the Assistant Professor position advertised for Macquarie University’s Department of Economics.

Salary: AUD $134,645 to $154,843 plus 17% superannuation.

For more information on e61 and the role click here or contact Jo Wood

e61 and Macquarie University embrace diversity and seeks candidates who will create a climate attractive to all races, nationalities and genders.

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