JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2016 - January 31, 2017

Tilburg University

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Tilburg School of Economics and Management
Assistant Professor of Economics

JOE ID Number: 2016-02_111457190
Date Posted: 11/16/2016
Date Inactive: 01/31/2017
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor of Economics
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Tilburg, NETHERLANDS
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
All fields in economics.
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics of Tilburg University is seeking to hire a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Economics. Applicants should have outstanding research potential and the potential of teaching economics successfully at an undergraduate as well as a graduate level. The tenure track position offers ample opportunities to do research as it carries a light teaching load (approximately one course per semester). After at most five years a tenure decision is made. The department seeks a diverse work force and female candidates are especially encouraged to apply.

Tilburg University is an academic institution based in the Netherlands with a strong research reputation. It offers competitive European salaries. Researchers from outside the Netherlands can apply for tax-free allowance equal to 30% of their taxable salary. The School will provide assistance in finding suitable accommodation and in other relocation issues.
Tilburg University is the host to CentER, an internationally recognized research center which after its establishment in 1988 has evolved into a broad-based research institute spanning every field of economics and business.

Research groups hosted by the Department of Economics are the European Banking Center (EBC), Experimental Economists @ Tilburg (EET), Tilburg Law and Economics Center (TILEC), and Tilburg Sustainability Center (TSC).

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Application deadline: 12/07/2016
Reference Instructions:
Applications should be submitted no later than December 6, 2016.

They should include a curriculum vitae, copies of written work, at least three reference letters (appraising the applicant's research potential) and, if applicable, teaching evaluations. Please indicate main field of research in the cv.

For further questions, you can contact the recruitment team at; please write in the subject field “TT position inquiry”.

Interviews with the most promising candidates will be scheduled at the Allied Social Science Associations meetings in Chicago, January 6-8, 2017, or at another mutually convenient time and place.

Chair of the recruitment committee: Jan Potters