JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2019 - January 31, 2020

Department of Economics at the University of Mannheim

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Two Assistant Professorships in Economics

JOE ID Number: 2019-02_111463445
Date Posted: 09/26/2019
Date Inactive: 01/31/2020
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Two Assistant Professorships in Economics
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Mannheim, GERMANY
JEL Classifications:
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
H -- Public Economics
I -- Health, Education, and Welfare
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
O -- Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth
D7 -- Analysis of Collective Decision-Making
D8 -- Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainty
E6 -- Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook
G2 -- Financial Institutions and Services
I2 -- Education and Research Institutions
I3 -- Welfare, Well-Being, and Poverty
J0 -- General
Economic Policy
Political Economy
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics at the University of Mannheim invites applications for two assistant professorships in

(1) Macroeconomics and Development
(2) Economic Policy and Political Economy

Applicants are expected to show outstanding commitment to research and must have obtained a PhD when taking up the position. The initial contract will be issued for up to six years. Promising candidates are invited to initiate a tenure merit evaluation process in order to move on to a permanent senior position at the Department.

The department has strong international ties, a widely recognized graduate school, and has been awarded special support as a Center of Excellence by the German government. Salaries and teaching load are competitive at the European level. Teaching can be entirely in English.

Applications should include a resume, three letters of recommendation and at least one recent research paper. The review of applications begins November 18 and the search continues until the positions are filled.

Interviews will be conducted at the 2019 European Economics Job Market in Rotterdam (1 & 2) or via Skype (2).

Contact: Michèle Tertilt (1), Hans Peter Grüner (2), and Eckhard Janeba (2), Department of Economics, University of Mannheim, D-68131 Mannheim, Department website:

Applicants are requested to apply via only. E-mail address for inquiries is

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Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
Application deadline: 11/17/2019
Application Instructions:
Applicants are requested to apply via only. E-mail address for inquiries is