Full Professor of Macroeconomics

Friedrich Schiller University of Jena Faculty of Economics and Business Administration

Full Professor in Macroeconomics (W3)

The Faculty of Economics and Business Administration at the Friedrich Schiller University Jena seeks qualified candidates to fill a position at the rank of

Full Professor in Macroeconomics (W3)

We expect the candidate (m/f/o) to do excellent research in macroeconomics. A profile geared toward macroeconomic questions in economies characterized by structural change or toward monetary and financial-market problems and their role for economic development and stability is of particular interest. An empirical focus is preferred.

The candidate demonstrates academic excellence by means of successful publications in international, relevant and peer-reviewed journals. An existing network of international research collaborations is expected. The successful acquisition of competitive third-party funding, leadership skills and the successful (co-)supervision of PhD-students and junior faculty are advantages.

The candidate will cover the entire field of macroeconomics in his/her teaching at the undergraduate, master and Ph.D. level. The master and Ph.D. programs are taught in English, the bachelor program in German. The candidate will participate in the disciplinary and interdisciplinary Ph.D. programs by (co-)organized by the economics group of the faculty. Non-German-speaking candidates are expected to acquire, within two years, German language proficiency.

A contribution to the research areas of the faculty and the Friedrich Schiller University Jena (https://www.uni-jena.de/en/research) and cross-faculty collaboration via the activities of the Schumpeter Center are expected. Furthermore, the candidate will run research projects at the national and international level, contribute to the cooperation with the Halle Institute for Economic Research (IWH) as well as actively participate in academic self-administration.

Prerequisites for the employment are a relevant university degree, pedagogic skills, a dissertation and a habilitation or equivalent achievements in the subject area. If the successful candidate meets the legal requirements, he or she will be appointed as civil servant permanently

The Friedrich Schiller University Jena is committed to increasing the number of women in research and teaching. Therefore, it actively encourages qualified women to apply. Applicants with disabilities will be given preference to other candidates with equal qualifications.

Applications including CV, copies of certificates, list of publications (with the five most important publications marked), documentation of previous teaching experience including evaluation reports, and lists of conference talks and successfully acquired third-party funding should be submitted electronically (as a PDF of < 2MB) no later than June 18, 2020, to:

Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena

Faculty of Economics and Business Administration

Dean Prof. Dr. Silke Uebelmesser

Carl-Zeiss-Strasse 3

07743 Jena


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Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena
Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
Carl-Zeiss-Strasse 3
07743 - Jena

Dean Prof. Dr. Silke Uebelmesser

Ausschreibung vom: 15.05.2020
Bewerbungsende: 18.06.2020