JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2017 - January 31, 2018

Utrecht University

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School of Economics
Assistant Professor

JOE ID Number: 2017-02_111459549
Date Posted: 12/01/2017
Date Inactive: 01/31/2018
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Utrecht, NETHERLANDS
JEL Classifications:
M2 -- Business Economics
M1 -- Business Administration
O3 -- Innovation; Research and Development; Technological Change; Intellectual Property Rights
L1 -- Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance
L2 -- Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behavior
D2 -- Production and Organizations
Business Economics
International Business
Organizational Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

All candidates with a strong background in business economics, preferably strategy and/or international business, will be considered. Being able to reach out to entrepreneurship, innovation and/or marketing topics is a preference. The candidate will become a member of the Entrepreneurship Section of the School of Economics, which provides economics and entrepreneurship education and conducts world class research in entrepreneurship and innovation. The research domain of the section concerns the analysis of the context of new value creation by (groups of) individuals, based on insights from economics and related disciplines, including geography, psychology, sociology, public administration and history.

Candidates will be appointed for a period of six years, conditionally on a positive mid-term evaluation in the third year. After a positive final evaluation at the end of the fifth year, candidates will be granted tenure as Associate Professor. The position carries a reduced teaching load in the first three years. Teaching is done in English.

Utrecht University is one of Europe’s oldest leading universities that offers a dynamic international research environment. We offer competitive European salaries. Researchers from outside the Netherlands can apply for a tax-free allowance equal to 30% of their taxable salary for a period of five years.

Application Requirements:
  • Letters of Reference
  • Teaching Evaluations
  • Job Market Paper
  • CV
  • Cover Letter
Application deadline: 01/06/2018
Application Instructions:
Please contact Erik Stam (
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