JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2021 - January 31, 2022

University of Stavanger Business School

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Department of Economics and Finance
Tenure-Track Assistant or Associate Professor of Economics

JOE ID Number: 2021-02_111468149
Date Posted: 11/01/2021
Date Inactive: 01/31/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Tenure-Track Assistant or Associate Professor of Economics
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Stavanger, NORWAY
JEL Classifications:
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
I -- Health, Education, and Welfare
D9 -- Micro-Based Behavioral Economics
Field experiments
Applied Microeconomics
Labor Economics
Economics of Education
Behavioral Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The University of Stavanger Business School is seeking candidates for one assistant or associate professor position in economics with competence and experience in conducting field experiments. We will consider economists working within empirical labor economics, economics of education and behavioral economics, that can contribute to strengthen our research group in applied economics. A strong research background is desirable, including the ability to publish in highly recognized international journals.

The position is a part of Synapse Lab (, a research group committed to develop and investigate interventions that can give people better opportunities to succeed in education and the workplace. Specifically, the researchers investigate measures that help increase effort, motivation and coping in education and work, using large-scale field experiments. It involves the Faculty of Social Science, the UiS Business School, the Faculty of Arts and Education, and the Faculty of Health Sciences.

We offer a low teaching load, funding for research and international conference travel, generous benefits, and a competitive salary.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
Application deadline: 11/24/2021
Application Instructions:
To be considered for an online interview, please apply using the link below ( Formal applications to be evaluated by an external expert committee will be collected shortly after the initial interviews.