JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2015 - January 31, 2016

University of Zurich

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Assistant Professor

JOE ID Number: 2015-02_111454517
Date Posted: 10/26/2015
Date Inactive: 01/31/2016
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Zurich, ZH, SWITZERLAND
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Development Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics has openings for one or more Assistant Professorships, starting September 2016. Applicants should have a PhD degree in Economics before taking up the position. Successful candidates are appointed to three-year contracts, renewable once. After six years, assistant professors are evaluated for tenure. Field of specialization is open, though with a special interest on econometrics and development.

The Department of Economics offers an exciting research environment, competitive terms and conditions, and generous research support. Knowledge of German is NOT a requirement.

Complete applications including cover letter, CV, job market papers, and at least 3 letters of recommendation will be reviewed starting Nov 15, 2015. Interviews will be conducted at the ASSA-AEA meetings in San Francisco, January 2016.

Applications should be submitted online at

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 11/15/2015