Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Advertiser: Economics, University of Nottingham
Field(s) of specialization: International Trade
Position type(s): Postdoctoral Scholar
Location of job: Sir Clive Granger Building, University Park, Nottingham, County (optional), NG7 2RD, United Kingdom
Degree required: Doctorate
Job start date: 2024-04-01
Job duration: 3 years
Letters of reference required: 3
Target date for applications: 17 Nov 2023
Application deadline: 24 Nov 2023 midnight UTC (no longer accepting applications)
Current search status: Reviewing applications
Posting end date: 24 Nov 2023
Ad text:

The Nottingham School of Economics is a top research and teaching institution with an international reputation for excellence across all areas of the discipline. It ranks 5th in the UK according to the most recent UK Research Excellence Framework assessment and among the top 50 in the world according to the latest Tilburg University and IDEAS RePEc tables.

We are pleased to share that we have a Postdoctoral Research Fellow position available from 1 April 2024.

The position is linked to Centre for Inclusive Trade Policy (CITP) and will be hosted by the Nottingham Centre for Globalisation and Economic Policy (GEP). Launched in April 2022, CITP is an ESRC-funded centre of excellence dedicated to innovative trade policy research. We expect applicants to this role to have a research interest in international trade.

The position will be offered on up to three-year fixed term contract.

You are expected to have a PhD in Economics near the time of appointment.

The salary for the post will be commensurate with those offered by comparable Schools of Economics.

Informal enquiries about the Nottingham Research Fellow and Research Fellow positions may be addressed to Professor Giovanni Facchini (GEP Director), Please note that applications sent directly to this email addresses will not be accepted.

Full details of the School’s activities are available at:, and for those of GEP, please see:

The University is committed to ensuring and promoting diversity, equality and inclusion across all its activities, functions, and structures, and it encourages applications from all social groups with any protected characteristics.

If you are unable to apply on-line please contact the Human Resources Department, tel: +44 115 846 6172.

Nottingham School of Economics will be holding online meetings with prospective candidates between December 11-13, 2023.

In your application, please indicate your availability to attend either event.

Interviews will be held at the University of Nottingham early in 2024.

Closing date: 24th November, 2023.

Submission materials required
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Job market paper
  • Cover letter
  • Teaching evaluations (optional)
  • Letters of reference: 3
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