Associate Professor of Macroeconomics/Monetary Economics at the department of Macro, International and Labour Economics

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Assistant professor / lecturer

Reference Number

AT2021.521

The Department of Macro, International and Labour Economics (MILE) at the School of Business and Economics (SBE) of Maastricht University is looking for a senior economist in the area of Macroeconomics, preferably with a focus on Monetary Economics. The candidate’s profile focuses on applied – empirical – research in areas that match the department’s macroeconomic research interests, such as macroeconomic growth, resilience and sustainability, monetary and fiscal policy in an international context, and European integration. We expect the candidate to significantly contribute to the department’s research profile and connect to two broader research themes at Maastricht University that focus on “Europe” and “Resilience and Sustainability” respectively.

We offer a dynamic and challenging job in an internationally oriented organisation. The candidate will be part of the School’s international network of top universities and renowned scholars. MILE has strong collaborations with other institutes and departments at Maastricht University and elsewhere.

Job description

The Department of Macro, International and Labour Economics (MILE) at the School of Business and Economics (SBE) of Maastricht University is looking for a senior economist in the area of Macroeconomics, preferably with a focus on Monetary Economics. The candidate’s profile focuses on applied – empirical – research in areas that match the department’s macroeconomic research interests, such as macroeconomic growth, resilience and sustainability, monetary and fiscal policy in an international context, and European integration. We expect the candidate to significantly contribute to the department’s research profile and connect to two broader research themes at Maastricht University that focus on “Europe” and “Resilience and Sustainability” respectively.

We offer a dynamic and challenging job in an internationally oriented organisation. The candidate will be part of the School’s international network of top universities and renowned scholars. MILE has strong collaborations with other institutes and departments at Maastricht University and elsewhere.

Specifications

  • max. 38 hours per week
  • €5294—€7079 per month
  • Maastricht View on Google Maps

 

Maastricht University (UM)

Requirements

A suitable candidate has an excellent track record of publishing in international academic journals, teaching and acquiring independent research funding. We expect the candidate to play a leading role in the further development of the domain of monetary economics and macroeconomics within MILE, SBE and Maastricht University at large in all dimensions: research, teaching - including post-graduate programs -, acquiring funding and the creation of societal impact. We expect teaching to be research-based and research to be relevant in a broad sense: contributing to advancing academic knowledge as well as to being policy relevant and creating societal impact. We are looking for a senior economist, who is also willing and able to fulfil senior administrative/managerial tasks. The department strives for unity in diversity, is open to innovative and non-orthodox views and to a multidisciplinary approach. Teamwork and good citizenship are highly valued. We expect any candidate to create significant synergies and positive externalities, both within the department and SBE.

Conditions of employment

Remuneration will be depending on the profile, which is for Associate Professor between gross monthly salary of  € 5294 and € 7079 (based on a full-time position). Each year the standard salary is supplemented with a holiday allowance of 8% and an end-of-year bonus of 8.3%.

You have to be willing to move to (the vicinity of) Maastricht. Depending on your personal situation, you will be eligible for an allowance for moving costs. Other secondary conditions include a pension scheme and partially paid parental leave.

The terms of employment of Maastricht University are set out in the Collective Labour Agreement of Dutch Universities (CAO). Furthermore, local UM provisions also apply. For more information look at the website: http://www.maastrichtuniversity.nl > About UM > Working at UM

Employer

Maastricht University

Maastricht University is renowned for its unique, innovative, problem-based learning system, which is characterized by a small-scale and student-oriented approach. Research at UM is characterized by a multidisciplinary and thematic approach, and is concentrated in research institutes and schools. Maastricht University has around 20.000 students and 4.700 employees. Reflecting the university's strong international profile, a fair amount of both students and staff are from abroad. The university hosts six faculties: Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences, Faculty of Law, School of Business and Economics, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Faculty of Psychology and Neuroscience. For more information, see http://www.maastrichtuniversity.nl/

School of Business and Economics
SBE is the youngest economics and business faculty in the Netherlands with a distinctively international profile. It belongs to the 1% of business schools worldwide to be triple-crown accredited (EQUIS, AACSB and AMBA). SBE strongly believes in close connections with its academic partners and societal stakeholders, with its students and alumni, and with businesses and organisations in the Limburg Euregion, the Netherlands, Europe and the rest of the world. SBE is committed to increasing the gender diversity of its academic community and wants to stimulate the creation of a more diverse and inclusive community.

Department

For more information on the department of Macro, International and Labour Economics see:  https://www.maastrichtuniversity.nl/research/department-macro-international-and-labour-economics-mile

Additional information

For more information with respect to the position, please contact prof. dr. Clemens Kool, Head of Department (c.kool@maastrichtuniversity.nl) or prof. dr. Trudie Schils (deputy Head of Department (t.schils@maastrichtuniversity.nl).

If this job profile attracts and challenges you, please submit your application to recruitment-sbe@maastrichtuniversity.nl with reference to the vacancy number ultimately January 31, 2022. The application should include:

- Curriculum Vitae (CV)

- Motivation letter

- Names and details of two references

All applicant information will be processed in line with the EU GDPR. It will be archived in a confidential UM (digital) location which is only accessible to authorised members of the selection committee.   One month after the completion of the selection procedure– but at the latest June 30, 2022 – all information will be deleted.

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Posted on

Application Deadline

Type

Assistant professor / lecturer

Reference Number

AT2021.521

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6211LM Maastricht , Netherlands