JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2019 - July 31, 2019

Maastricht University

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Micro and Public Economics
Head of Department of Micro and Public Economics

JOE ID Number: 2019-01_111462560
Date Posted: 04/09/2019
Date Inactive: 05/03/2019
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Head of Department of Micro and Public Economics
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Maastricht, NETHERLANDS
JEL Classifications:
D -- Microeconomics
H -- Public Economics
Public Economics
Good communicator
Forward thinking
Budget responsibility
Human capital
Salary Range: Competitive
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Maastricht University School of Business and Economics is looking for a Head for their Department of Micro and Public Economics.

The Head of Department will take an active lead in optimally aligning the Department’s activities in research and education, external funding, academic citizenship, and dissemination, and developing a long-term strategic vision for the academic work field. The Head holds responsibility for cultivating and developing the Department’s human capital. Holding budget responsibility, the Head maintains a financially and administratively well-run Department.

The Head of Department is an active member of SBE’s senior management team and should therefore also ensure the Department’s contribution to the development and execution of SBE’s overall strategy. Furthermore, the Head will actively stimulate, initiate and intensify collaboration and cooperation of the Department of Micro and Public Economics with the other Departments and institutes in SBE and beyond. The Head will contribute to the Department’s academic and professional exposure (inter)nationally.

An executive search is being undertaken by Perrett Laver to assist the Selection Committee. Perrett Laver may be contacted on +31 20 2404 370 or by emailing Applications can be uploaded at, quoting reference 4086. The closing date is 9am CET on 3rd May 2019.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 05/03/2019