Type of position
The Department of Economics of the University of Bern invites applications for a Postdoctoral Positions in Microeconomics starting in 2013. The position is for two years, with the possibility of renewal subject to scientific evaluation and budgetary approval. Specializations in any field of Microeconomics are welcome with an emphasis on theoretically oriented research. Potential candidates have recently completed, or are close to completing, their doctoral thesis, or are at a comparable point in a research career. The responsibility of the candidate is to engage in independent scholarly research and to take part in the intellectual life of the Department. Since only little teaching is required the position constitutes an excellent opportunity to further strengthen the candidate’s research record. The Department’s working language is English, so no knowledge of German is required. The gross salary is internationally competitive and subject to the regulations of the Canton of Bern. The University of Bern is an equal opportunity employer. Women are therefore strongly encouraged to apply. Further information about the department can be found on our website www.vwi.unibe.ch/content/index_eng.html. Applications should contain a detailed CV and one research paper and be sent electronically to Prof. Marc Möller (Email to: firstname.lastname@example.org). The CV should include the contact details of three potential references who have agreed to provide a reference letter. The review of applications will start after January 1st 2013 and will continue until the position is filled.