Senior/Principal Research Economist at Research Center (CEFER)
Advertiser: Center for Excellence in Finance and Economic Research (CEFER), Bank of Lithuania
Field(s) of specialization: Finance - International Finance/Macro - Labor; Demographic Economics - Macroeconomics; Monetary - Any field
Position type(s): Other academic
Location of job: Gediminas av. 6, Vilnius, Vilnius, LT-01103, Lithuania
Degree required: Doctorate
Job start date: Flexible
Job duration: Continuing/permanent
Letters of reference required: 2
Application deadline: 27 Nov 2022 midnight UTC (no longer accepting applications)
Current search status: Reviewing applications
Posting end date: 4 Dec 2022
Interviews: Interviews will be conducted remotely by video starting December, 2022.
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Center for Excellence in Finance and Economic Research (CEFER), Bank of Lithuania

The Bank of Lithuania is inviting applications for a Senior/Principal Research Economist at the Center for Excellence in Finance and Economic Research (CEFER).

The position is centred on research with a small teaching load and optional involvement in policy work. We are looking for candidates working in any area of economics and finance. However, we particularly encourage candidates from the Macro-finance or Monetary Economics background to apply.


  • A Ph.D. in economics or finance
  • For senior research economist position, a promising job-market paper and additional research projects/papers/ideas. For principal research economist position, post-doc experience and publication record commensurate with career stage
  • Teaching experience or enthusiasm to teach
  • Experience or willingness to attract third-party funding
  • Excellent written and verbal presentation skills in English


  • Academic research focused position
  • Competitive salary at European level
  • Minimal policy involvement
  • Generous research and travel budget
  • Excellent working conditions

Application procedure:

Interviews will be conducted through EJM (December 12 – 14, 2022). Please include following in the application.

  • Cover letter
  • CV (with a list of publications and working papers)
  • At least 2 letters of reference (for more senior applicants names of two referees)
  • Job market paper (for more senior applicants a recent major publication)

Application deadline: 27 November 2022

Enquiries about vacancies should be directed to For more information on CEFER and research at the Bank of Lithuania, please visit:

Submission materials required
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Job market paper
  • Additional paper (optional)
  • Additional paper (optional)
  • Other material (in one file) (optional)
  • Cover letter
  • Letters of reference: 2
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