Type of position
The Department of Economics at the University of Konstanz (Germany) offers several positions for Research and Teaching Assistants in Macroeconomics (International and Monetary Macroeconomics, Labor Markets and Business Cycles). The positions last for a period of three years and start in fall 2012 or later. Remuneration and social benefits are in line with the German public service pay scale (TV-L13, 50%).
Doctoral student will participate in the department's doctoral program in Quantitative Economics and Finance and will actively participate in the macroeconomics research group (Professors Hahn, Hertweck, Kaas, Kocharkov and Scholl). They will also have opportunities to present their research results at international conferences and workshops. Candidates should hold a Master's degree in economics or in a related field (e.g. Mathematical Economics). Good knowledge of macroeconomic theory (dynamic general equilibrium) is expected.
The University of Konstanz is an equal opportunity employer and aims to increase the number of female employees in research and teaching. The University of Konstanz encourages disabled persons who will be given preference if appropriately qualified to apply (contact to the representative of disabled persons: phone +49 (0) 7531 88 3725). The University of Konstanz has been certified by the Hertie Foundation to be a family-friendly institution. The University is committed to further the compatibility of work and family life.
Please send your application including a CV, academic transcripts and certificates, and names of references until June 30, 2012 to firstname.lastname@example.org.