Postdoctoral position in Economic Theory
Advertiser: Center for Economics at Paris-Saclay, École Normale Supérieure Paris-Saclay
Field(s) of specialization: Microeconomics - Theory
Position type(s): Postdoctoral Scholar
Location of job: 4, avenue des Sciences, Gif-sur-Yvette, 91190, France
Degree required: Doctorate
Job start date: 2023-09-01
Job duration: 3 years
Letters of reference required: 2
Current search status: Position filled
Posting end date: 20 Mar 2023
Interviews: Interviews will be conducted remotely by video starting January, 2023.
Ad text:

The Centre for Economics in Paris-Saclay (CEPS) and the Ecole Normale Supérieure (ENS) Paris-Saclay invites applications for a 3-years postdoctoral research fellowship, scheduled to start on September 1, 2023.

We search for candidates in all fields of microeconomic theory, with a particular focus on information design, market design, matching, mechanism design, game theory, social choice, and/or industrial organization.

The PhD must be completed by the starting date (September 1st). Knowledge of French is not required.

The successful candidate will be involved in the vibrant scientific life of CEPS and ENS Paris-Saclay. There are no teaching duties, yet teaching in the Master and PhD Program (all in English) is worth considering. ENS Paris-Saclay offers a competitive salary package.

About CEPS: The Centre for Economics in Paris-Saclay, research unit at Paris-Saclay University, is based on two campuses, at ENS Paris-Saclay and University of Evry-Val d’Essonne. It combines excellence of research, ambitious master and doctoral program, aiming to reply to modern economic challenges in public debate. It is a recently built department, and developing quickly. Be aware our website might be under construction.

About ENS Paris-Saclay: ENS Paris-Saclay is a French “Grande Ecole” located 30 km from Paris city center. ENS Paris-Saclay is a graduate training and research centre with an international and multidisciplinary outlook. Founded in 1912, ENS Paris-Saclay is a founding member of Paris-Saclay University in 2015. In the 2022 Shanghai Ranking, Paris-Saclay University ranks 16th worldwide.

Application procedure: Applicants are invited to upload on EconJobMarket a research statement, a representative research paper, a Curriculum Vitae, and at least two letters of recommendation (including one from the PhD supervisor).

Shortlisted candidates will be invited for an interview (via Zoom) in January and possibly for a campus visit in February. Additional interviews might occur in February.

Application Deadline: Deadline for applications is January 7, 2023.

Any query or further details about applications should be sent to Please use the reference Postdoc-Econ for all correspondences.

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