JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2014 - January 31, 2015

Erasmus University Rotterdam

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Erasmus School of Economics
Department of Economics
Assistant Professor

JOE ID Number: 2014-02_111451828
Date Posted: 10/20/2014
Date Inactive: 01/31/2015
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Rotterdam, NETHERLANDS
JEL Classifications:
F1 -- Trade
R1 -- General Regional Economics
International Trade
Economic geography
Development Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics of the Erasmus School of Economics in Rotterdam invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position at the assistant professor level in the areas of international trade, economic geography, or development economics.

The position involves a teaching load of approximately 90 hours per academic year (3 courses) plus theses supervision. The successful candidate will work in close collaboration with the Tinbergen Institute, a leading research institute in Europe.

Applicants should hold a Ph.D in economics. Those who are close to completion or already hold a tenure-track position are also invited to apply. Primary selection criteria will be outstanding research potential and teaching capabilities.

Employment starts in September 2015, and will initially run for a period of 3 years with a possible extension of 3 more years followed by a tenure decision. We offer competitive salaries, generous research support and compensation for moving costs.

Applications are accepted only via Interviews with the most promising candidates will be held at the January 2015 ASSA meetings in Boston.

More information about the Department of Economics can be found at:

Information about the Tinbergen Institute can be found at:

Chair of the recruitment committee: Maarten Bosker (

Application Requirements:
  • Teaching Evaluations
  • Letters of Reference
  • Job Market Paper
  • CV
  • Cover Letter
Application deadline: 12/08/2014
  • Application Deadline Has Passed