Research and teaching associate (PhD candidate)

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Type

Phd candidate

Reference Number

082023

Europa-Universität Flensburg is a vibrant and dynamic university in which interdisciplinary teamwork plays a prominent role. We work, teach and research for more justice, sustainability and diversity in educational processes and systems, economy and society, culture and environment. EUF offers a cosmopolitan working environment that promotes intercultural understanding and international engagement.

The Department of International and Institutional Economics at the International Institute of Management and Economic Education at Europa-Universität Flensburg seeks to fill by March 2020 (or by an agreed-on date) the position of

Research and teaching associate (highly skilled)
(Salary Grade TV
‐L 13, 50 %)

Aimed at supporting early-stage research leading to a completed doctoral degree, this position is initially limited to a period of three years.  An extension of up to three years may be granted.

Duties include:

  • To teach courses (2 SWS) in the field of international economics
  • To carry out independent research under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Marcel Smolka, with the aim of earning a doctorate in the field of international economics
  • To support the department with the organization of teaching and research activities

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • A university degree (master's degree or comparable) in economics, with some relevance to foreign trade issues and a minimum overall grade of “good”/”gut”.
  • Very good knowledge of econometric methods application
  • Excellent English skills (level C1)

Further information

The department maintains close academic ties to the Department of Economics and Business Economics of the University of Aarhus (Denmark) and the Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW). Participation in scholarly exchange activities (seminars, workshops, research stays, etc.) with researchers from Aarhus and Kiel is expected and will be promoted accordingly.

As the department would like to expand its teaching and research into the Spanish-speaking world,  we welcome applications from persons with teaching and/or research interests in this area. If the selected candidate is fluent in Spanish, she or he may teach courses in Spanish.

For training purposes, Europa-Universität Flensburg offers ongoing free language courses to all of its employees.

Europa-Universität Flensburg seeks to promote employee diversity with respect to the biographies and competencies of its staff. Applications from persons with a migration background are explicitly welcomed. Severely disabled applicants with adequate qualifications will be given preference. The university also strives to obtain a balanced gender ratio in all occupational groups.

If you have any questions about the job profile or the corresponding duties, please contact Prof. Dr. Marcel Smolka (tel. 0461/805-2586, marcel.smolka@uni-flensburg.de). For all other questions, please contact Ms. Alsen (tel. 0461/805-2819, alsen@uni-flensburg.de). Information about the seaport city of Flensburg in the charming German-Danish border region can be found at https://www.flensburg.de/City-portrait/.

Interested? Then we look forward to hearing from you! Please send us a detailed application (including your CV, certificates, references, letters of recommendation, and student research project/bachelor's thesis) to the following address: Präsidium, Europa-Universität Flensburg, z. H. Frau Alsen, -Personal and Confidential-, Reference Number 082023, P.O. Box 29 54, 24919 Flensburg. Applications must be received by EUF no later than December 15, 2019. EUF expressly renounces the use of CV photographs and kindly asks applicants to refrain from providing one.

Posted on

Application Deadline

Type

Phd candidate

Reference Number

082023

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