JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)
August 1, 2015 - January 31, 2016
University of Cambridge
Position Title/Short Description
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Cambridge, UNITED KINGDOM
JEL Classification: Z -- Other Special Topics
Full Text of JOE Listing:
The Cambridge INET-Institute, Faculty of Economics, Cambridge University has two Postdoctoral Research Fellowships available for candidates working in the field of networks who have recently been awarded a doctoral degree or expect to receive their degree by September 2016. The Fellowships are for a period of 3 years.
The Cambridge-INET Institute was created to facilitate critical enquiry and broaden and accelerate the development of economic thinking.
We welcome applications from researchers working in theory and the empirical aspects of networks. Successful candidates should demonstrate an ability to develop their own research ideas and also work as part of the strong networks research group in Cambridge. It is expected that successful candidates’ work will be at the cutting edge of the research frontier with a view to future publications in world leading journals.
Successful candidates who have not yet received their PhD by September 2016 will be employed on University Grade 5 for Research Assistants starting at £24,775 to £27,864 per annum and once awarded their PhD the salary will be upgraded to Grade 7 for Research Associates (Fellowships), starting at £28,695 to £37,394 per annum. Fellows would also have the possibility of joining a college.
- Application Instructions Below
- Letters of Reference Instructions Below
• a curriculum vitae;
• expression of interest cover letter outlining how you would be able to contribute to Cambridge-INET in light of your research interests;
• job market paper;
• supplementary material containing other available research papers.
Three references will be sought upon receipt of application.
Please apply online at