Doctoral Student Position at the Department of Economics

Doctoral Student Position at the Department of Economics

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Application Deadline

Type

Phd candidate

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.

Your position:

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.

Your profile:

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.

Application:

To apply, please send a single pdf file containing the following documents to Petra Homm homm@wiwi.uni-kl.de:

  • 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.

Additional information:

  • 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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