Postdoctoral researcher in Migration and/or Labour economics (PRIDE) (M/F)

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The Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance of the University of Luxembourg has an opening for a Postdoctoral researcher in Migration and/or Labour economics (PRIDE) (M/F).

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

 

The Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance of the University of Luxembourg has an opening for a:

Postdoctoral researcher in Migration and/or Labour economics (PRIDE) (M/F)

  • Ref: 50016173 (to be mentioned in all correspondence)
  • 2-year fixed-term contract, 40 h/week

 

Your role

  • The post-doctoral researcher will be working within the Centre for Research in Economics and Management and be part of the MINLAB Doctoral Training Unit (DTU) funded by the FNR and comprising 13 PhD students working on topics related to Migration, INequality and LABour markets.
  • The post-doc researcher will be under the supervision of the two coordinators Prof. Michel Beine and Prof. Arnaud Dupuy and work on a joint research project on the impact of skills-jobs matching migration policies on labor market mismatches and wage inequality.
  • While the main tasks of the candidate include writing academic papers, participating actively in the life of the department (e.g. seminars, workshops), and interacting with the Ph.D. candidates, especially within the MINLAB group, the candidate is also expected to be involved in the dissemination of knowledge created within the MINLAB DTU. This may consist in helping implementing the lectures series and workshops proposed by the DTU, proposing initiatives to organize and extend the network of researchers and academics from the international research community on the topic, and developed social media and communications tools that will support the prompt and wide dissemination of our outputs.
  • Teaching is not compulsory but can be arranged upon request within the Doctoral School in Economics and Finance.

For further information please contact marina.legrand@uni.lu

 

Your profile

  • PhD degree in Economics with strong background in migration and/or labour economics.
  • Very good English language skills.
  • Willingness to work in an inter-cultural and international environment.
  • Curiosity and self-motivation.
  • Team-oriented.

 

We offer

  • Fully-funded position with a competitive salary.
  • An exciting international and multilingual research environment.
  • Personal work space at the University (full-time contracts require the candidate to work at the University premises).
  • Gender-friendly workplace.

 

Further Information

Applications should be submitted online in English before 31/03/2020 and should include the following:

  • A detailed curriculum vitae.
  • A motivation letter with a description of research interests and plans for the coming two years (2 pages max).
  • Copies of three research papers or a copy of the PhD Thesis.
  • Three letters of recommendation and questions about the position should be sent to beine@uni.lu or arnaud.dupuy@uni.lu

Link : http://emea3.mrted.ly/2eyv3

 

The University of Luxembourg is an equal opportunity employer. Applications will be treated with the strictest confidentiality.

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