JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)
February 1, 2015 - July 31, 2015
University of Zurich
Position Title/Short Description
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Zurich, SWITZERLAND
O -- Economic Development, Technological Change, and Growth
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
F -- International Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:
The Faculty of Business, Economics and Informatics of the University of Zurich invitesapplications for a Professorship in Economics of Globalization and Emerging Markets
Applications are invited for a position as Full Professor, starting earliest in September 2015.
Our faculty places strong emphasis on outstanding research and scholarship. Through its educational and research objectives, the University of Zurich aims at attracting leading inter-national researchers who are willing to contribute to its development and to strengthening its reputation.
The main research focus of the professorship will be the study of the process of globalization and role of emerging markets in the new international order from both a theoretical and an empirical perspective.
This professorship is part of a broader initiative based on a contract between the University of Zurich and the UBS Foundation that foresees the establishment of five new professorships at the Department of Economics, and led to the creation of the UBS International Center of Economics in Society, which supports cutting edge research in economics. The new professor will have the opportunity of being affiliated to the UBS International Center of Economics in Society.
The position involves teaching undergraduate and graduate courses. Teaching can be entirely in English.
The University of Zurich is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages applications from female candidates.
Please submit your electronic application including a curriculum vitae to the Faculty of Business, Economics, and Informatics of the University of Zurich (globem@ . The deadline is July 15th, 2015. For further questions regarding the profile of the open position please contact Prof. Fabrizio Zilibotti ( .
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