JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2022 - January 31, 2023

University of Bergen

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Department of Economics
Associate Professor (tenure track) in Fintech at the Department of Economics

JOE ID Number: 2022-02_111469666
Date Posted: 08/22/2022
Date Inactive: 01/31/2023
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Associate Professor (tenure track) in Fintech at the Department of Economics
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Bergen, NORWAY
JEL Classification: A2 -- Economic Education and Teaching of Economics
Salary Range: Annual salary of NOK 661 400 – 728 100 (pay grade 70-75, code 1011) before taxes in the Norwegian government salary scale. Further increase in salary will depend on performance and seniority. A higher salary may be considered for a particularly well quali
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics at the University of Bergen, Norway, invites applications for a tenure-track (7 years) position as Associate Professor in the Fintech area of Finance. Towards the end of the period, the candidate will be evaluated for a tenured position as a Full Professor according to national and internal guidelines and requirements. We are looking for an excellent economist with a PhD in economics or finance. The degree should normally be from the last five years. The Associate Professor will be expected to teach and supervise at all levels, and to engage in other tasks at the department. Applicants must have demonstrated ability to publish research at a high international level in the Fintech area of Finance, and have a promising pipeline of working papers. Examples of research areas include P2P lending, Cryptocurrencies, Decentralized Finance (DeFi), and Central bank digital currencies (CBDC).

The position includes competitive salary and low teaching load. Additionally, the Department of Economics has a bonus system for publications in selected journals.

We ask interested candidates to submit their application, including CV, academic papers, and list of publications on Jobbnorge by October 15, 2022.

Please see complete list of requirements at the application link.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 10/15/2022