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August 1, 2017 - January 31, 2018

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

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School of Business and Economics
Researcher (Possible Tenure -Track)

JOE ID Number: 2017-02_111459429
Date Posted: 11/30/2017
Date Inactive: 01/31/2018
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Researcher (Possible Tenure -Track)
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS
JEL Classifications:
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
I -- Health, Education, and Welfare
Empirical Microeconomics, Economics of Education, Labor Economics, Health Economics
Salary Range: Competitive
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, The Netherlands invites applicants for a 5-year tenure-track researcher position in particular in the fields of labor economics, economics of education or health economics.

Interviews will conducted either at the ASSA meetings in Philadelphia or via Skype.

Candidates should demonstrate strong potential scholary achievement and strong potential to be excellent teachers at undergraduate and graduate levels. Ph.D. required prior to the start of appointment. The candidate must have an excellent command of the English language.

The tenure track researcher position consists of 5 years with possible tenure. The teaching is about 25% of the time. The salary is competitive within Europe and depends on experience. Favorable tax conditions apply for non-Dutch applicants. There opportunities to apply for additional research funds. You can find information about employment benefits at

Applications take place through the JOE Network.

Information about the Department of Economics:
Information about the Tinbergen Institute (PhD program):
Information on the position can be obtained from Bas van der Klaauw (

Application Requirements:
  • Letters of Reference
  • Teaching Evaluations
  • Job Market Paper
  • CV
  • Cover Letter
Application deadline: 12/04/2017
  • Application Deadline Has Passed