JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2015 - July 31, 2015

Swinburne University of Technology

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Faculty of Business and Law
Business and Law - Centre for Transformative Innovation
Postdoctoral Research Fellow

JOE ID Number: 2015-01_111452820
Date Posted: 03/11/2015
Date Inactive: 07/31/2015
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Section: International: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Melbourne, Victoria, AUSTRALIA
JEL Classifications:
E6 -- Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook
D -- Microeconomics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

• Centre for Transformative Innovation
• Academic B: $86,408 - $102,507 plus 17% superannuation
• Full-time, 3 year fixed-term position from March 2015

A Postdoctoral Fellow is required to undertake research on the economics of innovation and science. They will work as part of a team of applied economists on a project investigating the relationship between firm innovation and performance and the role of the government.

Skills and Experience
To be successful in this role you will need to demonstrate the following:
• A PhD in Economics with specialisation in microeconometrics
• A high degree of organisational and administrative skill
• A high standard of interpersonal and communication skills
• A knowledge and experience of advanced empirical research methodologies

A full list of the selection criteria is available in the position description

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How to apply
To start an application use the link to proceed to the Swinburne jobsite.

For further information, please Associate Professor Alfons Palangkaraya,on +61 3 9214 5826.

Refer to position number: 31355
Applications close: 5pm on 31 March 2015

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link