JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2020 - January 31, 2021

ETH Zurich

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Department of Management, Technology, and Economics
Post-Doctoral Position at ETH Zurich

JOE ID Number: 2020-02_111466060
Date Posted: 11/18/2020
Date Inactive: 01/31/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Post-Doctoral Position at ETH Zurich
Section: International: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Zurich, Zurich, SWITZERLAND
JEL Classifications:
D8 -- Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainty
G -- Financial Economics
H -- Public Economics
I -- Health, Education, and Welfare
J1 -- Demographic Economics
Q5 -- Environmental Economics
Keywords:
Economics of Risk and Insurance
Decision Making under Risk and Uncertainty
Economic Demography
Environmental Economics
Public Economics
Development Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Chair of Integrative Risk Management and Economics (Prof. Bommier) at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH Zurich) invites applications for a Post-Doctoral position.

ETH Zurich offers one-year contracts at competitive salary levels, renewable for up to six years.
Selected candidates are expected to conduct independent research in one of the following areas:

• Economics of Risk and Insurance
• Individual/Societal Decision Making under Risk and Uncertainty
• Economic Demography
• Environmental Economics
• Public Economics
• Development Economics

Applicants should have a relevant PhD, or be close to finishing one. The successful candidate should have a solid quantitative/mathematical background, related to economic theory or econometric methods and a strong interest in economic issues related to risk or uncertainty. Knowledge of German is not required.

The position includes teaching of one course per year (28 hours, in English).
Applications should be sent via email to irme-postdoc2021@ethz.ch. They should include a CV, a research statement, and a research paper. Applicants should have two or three letters of recommendation sent directly to irme-postdoc2021@ethz.ch.

The starting date is flexible. Applications are considered until the position is filled. We strongly recommend applying before December 15, 2020.

Please visit http://www.irme.ethz.ch for further information.

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Application deadline: 01/31/2021
Reference Instructions:
Applicants should have two or three letters of recommendation sent directly via email to irme-postdoc2021@ethz.ch.
Application Instructions:
Applications should be sent via email to irme-postdoc2021@ethz.ch. They should include a CV, a research statement, and a research paper.