Assistant Professor of Macroeconomics

University of Bern Institute of Economics

Assistant Professor of Macroeconomics (100 %)

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 macroe-conomics 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 Macroecono-mics courses at the Bachelor- and Master-level and to provide advanced courses in accor-dance 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 separa-tely 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.