JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2019 - July 31, 2019

University of Alberta

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Post-Doctoral Fellow

JOE ID Number: 2019-01_111462231
Date Posted: 02/01/2019
Date Inactive: 07/31/2019
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Post-Doctoral Fellow
Section: International: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Edmonton, Alberta, CANADA
JEL Classifications:
Q4 -- Energy
L5 -- Regulation and Industrial Policy
Q2 -- Renewable Resources and Conservation
Q5 -- Environmental Economics
L1 -- Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance
Energy Economics
Industrial Organization
Environmental Economics
Renewable Resources
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics at the University of Alberta seeks to appoint a Post-Doctoral Fellow in Energy Economics starting July 1, 2019. The Post-Doctoral Fellow is expected to work on research topics related to electricity markets, environmental economics, and industrial organization, and particularly on issues related to the integration and regulation of renewable generation technologies in electricity markets. The ideal candidate would have a working knowledge of electricity markets. The position is for one year with the opportunity for renewal.

The candidate must have excellent oral and written English communication skills, an ability to communicate to both scholarly and practitioner audiences, and a Ph.D. in economics or a related discipline. Successful candidates are expected to have received a Ph.D. within the last three years or be within a few months from completion. There is no teaching requirement associated with this position. Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
Application Instructions:
Applicants should submit a CV, three letters of references, one research paper, and a cover letter to In your email submission, please include “Post-Doctoral Position” in the title.