JOE - November 2012

Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
University of Bonn
Research Associates & Visiting Research Fellows
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Research Associates & Visiting Research Fellows
Section: 3 -- International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Bonn, Germany
JEL Classifications:
C1 -- Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General
D -- Microeconomics
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
Deadline Date: 11/30/2012

JOE ID Number: 201211_396055

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Labor & Demographic Economics, Applied Microeconomics, Applied Econometrics

The Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) is an international research center associated with the University of Bonn producing independent academic research of the highest quality standards. IZA has a special emphasis on, but is not restricted to, policy-relevant labor market topics and has openings for

(i) Research Associates starting in fall 2013 (or earlier)
Associates will join the core research staff in Bonn. The positions offer a competitive compensation package plus a travel budget. Successful candidates are expected to publish their research in top peer-reviewed journals and contribute to the intellectual environment of IZA. The ideal candidate is a recent Ph.D. (or close to completion) with excellent knowledge of econometrics and applied and policy-oriented labor issues. The appointment is for up to 6 years, initially for 3 years, with possibility of renewal for another 3 years. IZA provides a stimulating research environment with excellent facilities and the opportunity to interact with IZA's large Research Fellow network. IZA has an active weekly seminar series which attracts renowned international labor economists. Additionally IZA hosts several well-regarded labor workshops and conferences generating a wide international interest. Send curriculum vitae, a completed research paper and 3 letters of references by November 30, 2012.

(ii) Visiting Research Fellows
These positions offer the possibility for senior researchers to stay for an initial period of approximately six months to one year. For this purpose, IZA has created the Visiting Research Fellow program. Applicants are expected to closely interact with the IZA staff and network, while maintaining focus on high-quality own research. These slots provide an excellent opportunity to spend one year in an environment devoted to research. Send curriculum vita, 3 names of references and an abstract on current research interests by November 30, 2012.
Application Instructions:

CONTACT: Martin T. Clemens, IZA, P.O. Box 7240, D-53072 Bonn, Germany (Fax +49 228 3894 510; e-mail: Online application is very appreciated: Please submit your application to for consideration.

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FAX for Applications: +49 228 3894510
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