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August 1, 2017 - January 31, 2018

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

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School of Business and Economics
Department of Spatial Economics
Associate Professor of Spatial Economics

JOE ID Number: 2017-02_111459216
Date Posted: 11/02/2017
Date Inactive: 01/31/2018
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Associate Professor of Spatial Economics
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, NETHERLANDS
JEL Classifications:
R -- Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics
00 -- Default: Any Field
Associate Professor of Spatial Economics
School of Business and Economics
Department of Spatial Economics
Salary Range: from a minimum of € 4.815,- up to a maximum of € 5.861,- (salary scale 13)
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Spatial Economics, at the School of Business and Economics of Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, hosts a large community of regional, urban, transport and environmental economists. The department is active in various BSc and MSc teaching programmes. It has a strong research tradition, manifested in strong publication records of its members and in success in acquiring external research funds. The Associate is expected to make strong contributions to the Department’s teaching and research activities.

• Initiate and perform high-quality research in urban and regional economics, or related areas;
• Active involvement in acquiring new research grants;
• Teach and coordinate bachelor and/or master courses;
• Supervision of theses;
• Contribution to management;
• To have or obtain a university teaching qualification.

Candidates with a strong research interest and record in spatial economics, excellent teaching abilities, advanced methodological skills, and a clear motivation to contribute to the department’s societal valorization strategy. Detailed requirements can be found in the full annoucement (

The salary will be in accordance with university regulations, and depending on experience, ranges from € 4.815,- to € 5.861,-, based on full-time employment. In addition, we offer holiday allowance, end-of-year allowance, and other benefits (

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
Application deadline: 11/16/2017
Application Instructions:
Applications should be received by 16 November 2017. Applicants should send a letter with their motivation, two recommendation letters and CV detailing your publications and teaching experiences to M. Maletic, Managing Director of the School of Business and Economics, by e-mail:

To receive fullest consideration, applications should be received by 16 November 2017 although the position will be open until filled.

Please mention the vacancy number and position in the e-mail header.

Any other correspondence in response to this advertisement will not be dealt with.