Graduate Research and Teaching Assistant (doctoral researcher), University of Passau, full-time postion, TV-L E13

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The Chair of Internet and Telecommunications Business (Professor Jan Krämer) and the Research and Training Group “Digital Platform Ecosystems” (DPE) at the University of Passau invites applications for the position of Doctoral Researcher (Ph.D. candidate) to start at the earliest convenience.
This is a full-time position, based on a fixed-term contract valid for a period of three years, with the option of renewal. Remuneration is in accordance with pay grade E13 of the German public-sector collective agreement, TV-L; the salary step depends on your qualifications and
experience.

What we seek
• You are a highly motivated master’s graduate with an excellent degree in economics, information systems or a related field of study. Preliminary part-time employment up to 0.5 full-time equivalent in line with pay grade E12 TV-L may be arranged temporarily
for candidates who have not yet completed their master’s thesis. Please contact us for details.
• Very good analytical skills and keen interest in the economic regulation of the digital economy. Knowledge of computer science would be an advantage but is not essential.
• Willingness to approach complex practical problems with analytical methods and to learn or deepen new methods (e.g. experimental economic research, game theory, industrial economics, econometrics).
• Willingness to conduct interdisciplinary research as a member of the DFG-funded Research Training Group "Digital Platform Ecosystems" (https://dpe.uni-passau.de/en).
• Ability to work in a team, open-mindedness, and the motivation to work on a research project independently, diligently and under pressure.
• Excellent spoken and written English language skills.
• Knowledge of German would be advantageous but is not a requirement.

What we offer

• The opportunity to pursue doctoral study at a renowned German university, and as part of a strong team with internationally recognised research activities at the highest scholarly level (see www.ibusiness.uni-passau.de/en).
• Membership in the interdisciplinary Research Training Group 2720 Digital Platform Ecosystems (see https://dpe.uni-passau.de/en) funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG).
• A tailored and structured doctoral programme at the graduate school DPE; a fully funded research visit abroad, external course programme (summer schools, workshops); co-supervision by international scholars and much more.
• You will participate regularly in international conferences, become integrated into an international research network and contribute to the national and international political discourse on the regulation of the digital economy.
• Excellent infrastructure, including the Chair's own experimental laboratory, on one of the most beautiful university campuses in Germany.

Job-sharing arrangements may be possible, depending on the number of suitable candidates. The University of Passau wishes to increase the proportion of its female staff and expressly encourages women to apply for the position. This position is suitable for candidates with disabilities. Those who are registered disabled are given preference over non-disabled applicants who do not otherwise have statutory
preferential status if their overall personal aptitudes, skills and qualifications are equal. If you have any further questions about this position, please contact Professor Jan Krämer by e-mail (jan.kraemer@uni-passau.de) To apply, please send your full application (including motivation letter and school, training and work certificates) as a single pdf file to dpe@uni-passau.de. Application details can be found at: www.dpe.uni-passau.de/en/application. You can apply at any time, as we will be accepting applications until the position is filled. We will start reviewing received applications on 01 December 2022. E-mailed applications are kept on file for up to six months after the conclusion of the appointment procedure, whereupon they are deleted from our systems. Please visit www.uni-passau.de/en/university/current-vacancies for our data privacy statement.

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