JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2022 - January 31, 2023

University of Bern

Department of Economics
Assistant Professor of Macroeconomics (100 %)

JOE ID Number: 2022-02_111469469
Date Posted: 08/01/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor of Macroeconomics (100 %)
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Bern, SWITZERLAND
JEL Classifications:
E0 -- General
E1 -- General Aggregative Models
E2 -- Consumption, Saving, Production, Investment, Labor Markets, and Informal Economy
E3 -- Prices, Business Fluctuations, and Cycles
E4 -- Money and Interest Rates
E5 -- Monetary Policy, Central Banking, and the Supply of Money and Credit
E6 -- Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook
E7 -- Macro-Based Behavioral Economics
Keywords:
Theoretical Macroeconomics
Empirical Macroeconomics
Macroeconomics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics at the University of Bern invites applications for Assistant Professor of Macroeconomics (100 %).

The Department of Economics at the University of Bern invites applications for an Assistant Professor (tenure track). Applications from all fields in theoretical and empirical macroeconomics are welcome. The candidate’s main objective should be the development of a strong research record with high quality publications. Candidates must have a PhD in Economics or an equivalent degree completed by the starting date of the appointment.

The successful candidate is expected to contribute to the teaching of the core Macroeconomics courses at the Bachelor- and Master-level and to provide advanced courses in accordance with her or his field of specialization. Teaching can be in English or German.

The Department encourages and supports the candidate in the acquisition of third-party research funds (e.g. SNF or international sources of funding). The salary is subject to the regulations of the Canton of Bern and is internationally competitive. The University of Bern is an equal opportunity employer. As part of the measures to increase the proportion of women in leading academic positions, women are expressly encouraged to apply.

Applications should be sent by e-mail to Ms Ulrike Dowidat at ulrike.dowidat@unibe.ch and should include a CV, one job market paper, and three reference letters (to be sent separately at the same address). The review of applications will start October 15th, 2022 and will continue until the position is filled. Fly-outs are expected to take place in November 2022. For further information, please contact Prof. Pierpaolo Benigno or Prof. Cyril Monnet and visit our website at www.vwi.unibe.ch.

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
Application deadline: 10/15/2022
Application Instructions:
Applications should be sent by e-mail to Ms. Ulrike Dowidat at ulrike.dowidat@unibe.ch and should include a CV, one job market paper, and three reference letters (to be sent separately at the same address). The review of applications will start October 15th, 2022 and will continue until the position is filled. Fly-outs are expected to take place in November 2022. For further information, please contact Prof. Pierpaolo Benigno or Prof. Cyril Monnet and visit our website at www.vwi.unibe.ch.