ESA-announce Post-Doctoral Position
Postdoctoral Research Position
(macroeconomics, experimental economics)
The Department of Economics at Technical University Berlin is looking for a postdoctoral economist to begin January 1, 2013, or the next possible date thereafter. The position is set to expire on December 31, 2016.
The successful applicant will participate in the research project “Macroeconomic Consequences of Strategic Uncertainty” within the collaborative research center 649 “Economic Risk”, financed by the German research association (DFG).
The project is concerned with theoretical analyses of financial crises, monetary policy, and macroprudential regulation of financial markets. Methods employed are DSGE models, game theory (in particular the theory of global games) and laboratory experiments. Candidates should be familiar with at least one of these methods.
Applicants should hold a PhD in economics or related fields and have been engaged in research relating to economic theory and/or experimental economics.
Gross salary is calculated according to payment schedule TV/L 13 and ranges from 35,000 to 50,000 Euros per year depending on experience.
Applicants should submit a written application (including CV, transcripts, a letter of recommendation, and research sample) within three weeks to:
Prof. Dr. Frank Heinemann, TU Berlin, email: f.heinemann
The Berlin Institute of Technology is striving to attract and retain an increased proportion of female employees and, thus, explicitly invites women to apply. With equal qualifications, female applicants will be preferentially hired.
Handicapped applicants will also, with equal qualifications, be preferentially hired.