Postdoctoral Position in Economics

University of Zurich

Postdoctoral Position in Economics

We invite applications for a predoctoral position under the supervision of Prof. Ana Costa-Ramón starting in Summer or Fall 2024 (flexible start date). This position provides opportunities for aspiring economists to gain research experience and develop their skills in a stimulating and supportive environment. Ongoing and future research projects study topics in the fields of labor economics, gender economics, and health economics.

Your responsibilities

  • Assist in the development and execution of research projects.
  • Conduct literature reviews, data collection, data visualization, and statistical analysis.
  • Prepare research findings for publication in leading academic journals.

Your profile

  • A bachelor's or master's degree in Economics, Statistics, or a related field.
  • Proficiency in Stata.
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team.

What we offer

  • The possibility to join a vibrant environment and dynamic team of international researchers and the Zurich predoc program.
  • Opportunities to acquire skills necessary to conduct independent research in applied microeconomics.
  • Support during your PhD application process or non-academic job search.
  • A competitive salary in line with University of Zurich standards.

Place of work


Start of employment

Summer / Fall 2024

Further information