Faculty / phd candidate
Two positions, open either for Ph.D. candidates or Postdocs, are available at the Institute for Resource and Energy Economics at the University of Kaiserslautern, Germany, from October 15, 2017. A full position is offered to a Postdoc, while a 2/3 position is offered to a Ph.D. student.
From a Ph.D. candidate, we expect a degree in economics or in a related field (e.g., mathematics) with an above-average final grade, as well as a solid background in one of the following areas: economic theory, microeconomics, environmental or climate change economics, energy and resource economics, game theory, industrial economics. Part of the teaching is in German, so sufficient German language skills are expected.
A successful candidate will become a member of a dynamic new research team that investigates various aspects of environmental and climate change economics. Teaching and other obligations are also involved. The positions are paid according to the national guidelines: TV-L (E13).
The Technical University Kaiserslautern encourages women and handicapped persons to apply.
Applications should contain the usual documents (CV, publication list, a short motivation letter, copies of degree certificates / transcripts; letters of recommendation are appreciated but not required.
Please submit your application as a single pdf file by Sept. 10, 2017, to Petra Homm: firstname.lastname@example.org