ESA-announce Position Postdoctoral Researcher in Behavioral Economics
Position Postdoctoral Researcher in Behavioral Economics
The Research Priority Area Behavioral Economics (RPA-BE) at the Amsterdam School of Economics (ASE) offers offers a two-year full-time postdoctoral research position, starting preferably in September 2013. We welcome candidates with behavioral economics background holding a PhD in economics or related discipline (at the latest in September 2013) who work on behavioral (game) theory and/or apply laboratory/field experiments.
The postdoctoral position is primarily a research position for two years. The postdoctoral researcher will be involved in some teaching and writing research grant applications, but only for a minimum amount of time. The postdoctoral researcher will be appointed to RPA-BE at ASE and will be a member of Tinbergen Institute, which is our research institute and graduate school.
RPA-BE forms a high quality group of researchers with an excellent international reputation. Research at RPA-BA has a strong focus on microeconomic and game theory, laboratory experiments, and more recently, field experiments. RPA-BE offers a lively and conducive research environment, including ample funding support for running laboratory and field experiments, weekly seminars and annual symposia with leading behavioral researchers, and an active visiting researcher program.
The salary will be on the salary scale for research positions at Dutch universities and in accordance with the collective agreement regulating employment conditions at Dutch universities. Favorable tax agreements may apply to non-Dutch applicants. The appointment will be determined by mutual agreement, preferably by September 2013.
Short listed candidates will be invited to give an academic seminar.
Applications should be submitted electronically to University of Amsterdam, Personnel Department (email: applications-feb). Applications should include a motivating letter, a curriculum vitae, a job market paper, two letters of recommendation, and teacher evaluations (when available). Please include the vacancy number 12-287.
More information is available on http://www.uva.nl/en/about-the-uva/working-at-the-uva/vacancies
Applicants who require further information should contact Professor Dr. Erik Plug (email: E.J.S.Plug).