Doctoral researcher (PhD student) in Economics - A specialisation is foreseen in Public Economics and Political Economy

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Phd candidate

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Ref: F2-50011724

The University of Luxembourg is a multilingual, international research University. 

The Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance of the University of Luxembourg is recruiting a:

Doctoral researcher (PhD student) in Economics
A specialisation is foreseen in Public Economics and Political Economy

  • Ref: F2-50011724 (to be mentioned in all correspondence)
  • 36 months fixed-term contract, extendable to 48 months if required
  • Full-time position, 40 h/week
  • Employee and student status

 

Your Role

  • The doctoral researcher will be working within the Department of Economics and Management. The doctoral researcher is expected to contribute to research projects in the areas of Public Economic Theory and Political Economy. Particular interest in the impact of institutions (governments, international organizations, etc.) on policymaking โ€“ how they work, how they could be designed better, and how they influence economic policy โ€“ would be an asset
  • The candidateโ€™s main task will be to prepare a doctoral thesis in the field of Economics, under the supervision of Professor Vincent Anesi. The thesis work will be undertaken at the University of Luxembourg but can also be part of a jointly-supervised with another university
  • Contribute to the teaching of classes ranging from one to three hours per week, of small group teachings and tutorials

 

Your Profile

  • Masterโ€™s degree in Quantitative Economics and/or Finance
  • Have the linguistic skills to evolve in a multilingual environment: fluency in either English or French, good understanding of the second language and possibly a third language, German in particular, will be considered an advantage

 

We offer

  • Fully-funded position with a competitive salary
  • Regular personal exchanges with the supervisor and the members of the thesis committee, and a high quality research environment provided by the Doctoral School in Economics and Finance
  • An exciting international and multilingual research environment
  • Personal work space at the University
  • Gender-friendly workplace

 

Further Information

Applications should be submitted online, before 15 September 2020 and must include the following:

  • A motivation letter
  • A detailed curriculum vitae with list of publications and copies thereof, if applicable
  • A transcript of concluded university studies
  • The name, current position and relationship to the applicant, of one referee

For more information concerning this position, please contact Prof. Vincent Anesi, email: vincent.anesi@googlemail.com

Link : http://emea3.mrted.ly/2h5xe

The University of Luxembourg is an equal opportunity employer.

More Information

Posted on

Application Deadline

Type

Phd candidate

Reference Number

Ref: F2-50011724

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