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Post-Doctoral position - Department of Economics

Title: Post-Doctoral position - Department of Economics

  • Employer: Universitat de Barcelona (Facultat d'Economia i Empresa)
  • Location: Spain
  • Position Type: Post-Doc
  • Deadline: Mar 15, 2017

  • Job Description:

    The Department of Economics at the Universitat de Barcelona School of Economics and the IEB (Barcelona Institute of Economics) invite applications for a three-year Post-Doctoral position beginning in September 2017. Fields of interest:

    • Public Economics
    • Urban Economics
    • Applied Microeconomics

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

    The University of Barcelona is a leading centre in southern Europe, with a strong commitment to excellence in research. It enjoys a long tradition of teaching, offering both undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes in the field of Economics and Business. In this framework, the UB School of Economics provides an important platform for research and graduate education in Economics, as it encompasses the Masters and the Doctoral programme in Economics, which are entirely taught in English (

    The Barcelona Institute of Economics (IEB) is a research centre whose goals are to promote and disseminate work in applied economics, and to contribute to the debate and decision-making process in economic policy (

    Successful applicants will be expected to teach in English in the undergraduate and postgraduate programs, to develop independent research programs achieving international recognition, and to be involved in the Department, IEB and School research activities.

    Application Instructions

    Deadline for applications: March 15th, 2017

    Applications should be submitted via the EconJobMarket website and must include a CV, three letters of recommendation and a copy of the Job Market Paper as well as of any other relevant research output.

    Based on the interviews, the Department will invite some candidates for seminars in March/April.

    Email enquiries should be directed to:

  • This position has closed. Applications are no longer accepted.