ORGANISATION/COMPANYUniversity of Luxembourg
RESEARCHER PROFILERecognised Researcher (R2)
APPLICATION DEADLINE31/08/2019 23:00 - Europe/Brussels
LOCATIONLuxembourg › Luxembourg
TYPE OF CONTRACTTemporary
HOURS PER WEEK40
The University of Luxembourg is a multilingual, international research University.
Post-Doctoral position in Growth Theory (m/f)
- Ref: F2-110020 (to be mentioned in all correspondence)
- Fixed-term 24-months contract, extendable depending on the acquisition of external funding
- Full-time position, 40h/week
- Employee Status
- The post-doctoral researcher will be working within the Centre for Research in Economics and Management and is expected to contribute to research in the area of growth theory.
- We particularly encourage researchers with interests in theoretical and empirical research with a focus on the relationship between economic growth and the individual supply of labour.
- The main tasks include writing academic papers, participating actively in the life of the department (e.g. seminars, workshops), and interacting with Ph.D. candidates, especially within the economic growth group.
- A contribution to teaching activities (up to 2 hours a week) is expected.
- The post-doctoral researcher will be under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Andreas Irmen.
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- PhD degree in Economics with strong background in growth theory, growth empirics, and quantitative economics in general.
- Very good English language skills.
- Willingness to work in an inter-cultural and international environment.
- Curiosity and self-motivation.
- Fully-funded position.
- An exciting international and multilingual research environment.
- Personal work space at the University (full-time contracts require the candidate to work at the University premises).
- Gender-friendly workplace.
Applications should be submitted online before 31/08/2019 in English and should include the following:
- A detailed curriculum vitae.
- A motivation letter with a description of research interests and plans for the coming two years (2 pages max).
- Copies of two research papers or a copy of the PhD dissertation.
- Three letters of recommendation.
The University of Luxembourg is an equal opportunity employer.
EURAXESS offer ID: 424124
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