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The Department of Economics at University of Gothenburg offers a three-year postdoctoral research scholarship in Economics (with the possibility of an extension of three more years). The position involves research (80%) and teaching/supervision (maximum 20%). We seek outstanding candidates who aim at publishing in leading or highly ranked field and general economics journals, and research potential will be our key selection criterion. Students who are near completion of their thesis are also welcome to apply. The candidate is expected to take active part in research at the department, and funds are available for travel and shorter visits to other departments. Salaries take the form of tax-exempt scholarships at a competitive level.
The department offers a stimulating environment with many young researchers and a rapidly growing research output in areas such as applied microeconometrics, behavioral economics, development economics, environmental economics, finance and public economics.
Interested candidates should send their applications (and inquiries) by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. The application should include a detailed CV with a list of publications/working papers, one job market paper, and the names and addresses of two referees. Additional material might be requested. The deadline for submission is 15 September. Employment preferably starts in January 2014, but there is some flexibility.