ESA-announce Postdoctoral Research Position at the University of Zurich
The Chair for Behavioral Economics in the Department of Economics at the University of Zürich is inviting applications for an opening for a Post-Doctoral Researcher.
The two-year position is funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF), as part of a research project on “Leadership across Economic Contexts.” The project aims to study leadership through laboratory and field experiments. The position will be under the supervision of Prof. Roberto Weber. A description of the kind of research conducted at this Chair is currently available at: http://sites.google.com/site/weberrobertoa/.
Candidates should have completed or expect to complete their Ph.D. in economics by the summer of 2012 and have a strong background in behavioral and experimental economics. Strong applicants will also possess an interest in conducting research on leadership, and experience in designing, conducting, and analyzing data from laboratory experiments.
The position starts on September 1, 2012, and is for two years.
Applications will be reviewed starting April 10, 2012 and until the position is filled.
The University of Zürich offers an exciting and interdisciplinary work environment and excellent research facilities, including a well-equipped laboratory for conducting experiments (http://www.econ.uzh.ch).
Applications should be submitted electronically. Please submit:
• a current CV,
• two completed research papers,
• a statement of interest,
• and the names and email addresses of two recommenders to the following email address:
Applications lacking the above materials may not be reviewed. Please also direct any questions about the position to this e-mail address.