Doctoral Student Position at the Department of Economics
The three chairs of economics at TU Kaiserslautern invite applications for a doctoral student position, starting in November 2021 or upon agreement.
The position is funded for four years. Remuneration is 65 % of salary group E13 TV-L of the German public tariff scheme.
You will have the opportunity to carry out innovative research in economics at one or several of the following chairs: Macroeconomics (Prof. Jan Wenzelburger), Microeconomics (Prof. Philipp Weinschenk) and Environmental Economics (Prof. Daniel Heyen). As part of the position you will contribute to the department’s teaching activities.
The ideal candidate
- has a Master’s degree in Economics or a related discipline (including Mathematics or Physics)
- is interested in carrying out theoretical research in economics and has a solid foundation in applied math or microeconomics.
- speaks and writes English very well. Some knowledge of German is required.
To apply, please send a single pdf file containing the following documents to Petra Homm firstname.lastname@example.org:
- Motivation letter
- Curriculum Vitae, mentioning two academic references
- One academic paper (equivalent: Master thesis, term paper)
- Copies of relevant certificates
Application deadline is September 30, 2021.
- TU Kaiserslautern encourages qualified female candidates to apply.
- We welcome older candidates and applicants with children.
- Applicants with disabilities will be given preference when equally qualified (please enclose evidence with the application)
- We cannot reimburse any costs incurred in the context of your application.
- We do not send confirmation of receipt of your application.
- By applying, you consent to the internal use of your data in line with the General Data Protection Regulation of the European Union (GDPR) and data protection law of the state Rhineland-Palatinate. We guarantee the disposal of your application material after the completion of the recruitment process in line with data protection laws.
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