“a community of scholars”
is looking for candidates with a distinguished record of scholarly publications and experience in
postgraduate teaching and doctoral supervision, to fill
A Chair in Applied Economics (ECO5)
The Department of Economics invites applications for a Chair in Applied Economics which will be vacant in
January 2012. To fulfil the needs of the Department’s structured PhD programme, candidates must have
experience in graduate-level formal instruction and in doctoral supervision, as well as a strong academic
Candidates should have an excellent research record in applied economics (for instance, labour economics,
empirical IO, household choice, firm decisions, finance, development economics, trade, environmental
economics), with an emphasis on applied empirical work. The successful candidate will teach in the
econometrics sequence of the Department.
The Department promotes gender equality and cultural diversity. Contracts are for five years, renewable for
further three years.
Interested applicants should contact the Director of the Academic Service, Dr. Andreas Frijdal, in order to
receive an application and information pack.
Deadline for receipt of applications: 2 September 2011.
Address: European University Institute, Via dei Roccettini 9, I-50014 San Domenico di Fiesole, ITALY