JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2020 - July 31, 2020

The University of Sydney

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Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences
School of Economics
Postdoctoral Research Fellow

JOE ID Number: 2020-01_111464968
Date Posted: 05/13/2020
Date Inactive: 07/31/2020
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Section: International: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Sydney, NSW , AUSTRALIA
JEL Classification: 00 -- 00 - Default: Any Field
Self Control
Social Policy
Health Economics
Salary Range: Remuneration package $115,458K - $130,564K p.a
Full Text of JOE Listing:

This position is based in the School of Economics within the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at the University of Sydney, working on the research program on the cognitive science of disadvantage. This encompasses a broad range of issues like neuroeconomics, behavioural economics and cognitive psychology including mental health, child health and development, education, sleep disorders, youths and risky behaviour. In particular, the position is part of a new ARC Discovery Grant exploring the role of self-control in economic behaviour.

The successful candidate will have a PhD in Economics, with evidence of a strong research interest in behavioural economics generally, and the role of self-control in economic decision-making in particular. They will be an accomplished researcher with an established track record in publications and applied policy.

Remuneration package: AUD $115,458K - $130,564K p.a. (which includes base salary Academic Level A - B, leave loading and up to 17% employer’s contribution to superannuation)

Interested candidates must visit the University of Sydney careers website and search by reference number 633/0420F for more information and to apply.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 05/31/2020