Research Associate - Chair of Applied Macroeconomics


University of Oldenburg

Application Deadline:

Expired help

Type

Faculty / phd candidate

Location

Ammerländer Heerstr. 114-118

Oldenburg

Germany

Location

Germany

Oldenburg

Type

Faculty / phd candidate

Application Deadline:

Expired help


The Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg, Department of Business Administration, Economics, and Law, Faculty II, Chair of Applied Macroeconomics (Prof. Dr. Jürgen Bitzer) invites applications for the following position, starting as soon as possible:

Research Associate

(E13 TV-L – 100 %)
 

The contract is for an initial limited period of three years (and may be extended up to a maximum of six years total).

The research associate’s responsibilities lie in supporting the department’s teaching and research activities. The position is designed to allow junior scientists to earn higher qualifications, and provides the opportunity for completion of doctoral studies.

The precondition for hiring is a completed university master’s degree in economics, either with a major in macroeconomics or with a focus on macroeconomics.

What we’re looking for:

  • Outstanding knowledge of econometrics,
  • Initial experience in conducting economic analyses independently,
  • Outstanding knowledge in the area of economic growth and/or development economics,
  • Good knowledge of English.

The Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg is committed to increasing the proportion of women in research. We therefore expressly invite women to apply. According to § 21 Para. 3 NHG, women will be given preference if equally qualified.

Equally qualified applicants with a disability will be given preference. The position is suitable for part-time.

Applications, including a CV and copies of diplomas and certificates, should be sent preferably by email no later than September 30, 2017, to the Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg, Faculty II, Department of Business Administration, Economics and Legal Sciences, Ms. Catharina Schramm, D-26111 Oldenburg, Germany, email: catharina.schramm@uol.de. Application and travel costs will not be covered.