JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2021 - July 31, 2021

University of Neuchâtel

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Faculty of Economics
Full Professor in Applied Economics

JOE ID Number: 2021-01_111466982
Date Posted: 06/24/2021
Date Inactive: 07/31/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Full Professor in Applied Economics
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Neuchâtel, SWITZERLAND
JEL Classification: D9 -- Micro-Based Behavioral Economics
Environmental Economics and Behavioural economics
Salary Range: According to University regulation
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The University of Neuchâtel invites applications for a position of

Full Professor in Applied Economics

Job description: The successful candidate will teach in the Bachelor of Science in Economics program and in the Master of Applied Economics. The tenured person will be interested in the quantitative analysis of economic issues relevant for public entities, including at the regional level. Fields of application will be diverse, with a preference for micro-economic studies in environmental economics, data management and behavioural economics.

Requirements: Candidates should have a PhD in Economics or a related field, strong teaching abilities and a record of publications in leading academic journals or ongoing research with strong potential. A good knowledge of Swiss economic problems would be an advantage. The teaching languages are French and English. Non-French speakers are expected to teach in French after a two-year period.

Starting date: August 1st, 2022 or to be agreed upon.

Application deadline: August 31st, 2021
Applications should be uploaded onto (ref. FSE-Eco_appl) in the form of a single pdf file including a motivation letter, a statement of teaching and research interests, a CV documenting full teaching and research experience, a list of publications, and copies of diplomas. Three letters of recommendation from experts in the field should be sent directly by electronic mail to the Head of the Hiring Committee, Prof. Mehdi Farsi (

Information: For further information, please visit the Faculty website at, or contact the Head of the Hiring Committee (e-mail address above) or the Dean (

The University of Neuchâtel is committed to provide non-discriminatory working conditions.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 08/31/2021