The University of Luxembourg is a multilingual, international research University.
The Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance of the University of Luxembourg invites applications for a :
Post -Doctoral position in Growth Theory (m / f)
Ref : F2-110020 (to be mentioned in all correspondence)
Fixed-term 24-months contract, extendable depending on the acquisition of external funding
Full-time position, 40h / week
The post-doctoral researcher will be working within the Centre for Research in Economics and Management and is expected to contribute to research in the area of growth theory.
We particularly encourage researchers with interests in theoretical and empirical research with a focus on the relationship between economic growth and the individual supply of labour.
The main tasks include writing academic papers, participating actively in the life of the department (e.g. seminars, workshops), and interacting with Ph.
D. candidates, especially within the economic growth group.
A contribution to teaching activities (up to 2 hours a week) is expected.
The post-doctoral researcher will be under the supervision of Dr. Andreas Irmen .
Questions about the position should be sent to andreas.irmen uni.lu
PhD degree in Economics with strong background in growth theory, growth empirics, and quantitative economics in general.
Very good English language skills.
Willingness to work in an inter-cultural and international environment.
Curiosity and self-motivation.
An exciting international and multilingual research environment.
Personal work space at the University (full-time contracts require the candidate to work at the University premises).
Applications should be submitted online before 31 / 08 / 2019 in English and should include the following :
A detailed curriculum vitae.
A motivation letter with a description of research interests and plans for the coming two years (2 pages max).
Copies of two research papers or a copy of the PhD dissertation.
Three letters of recommendation.
The University of Luxembourg is an equal opportunity employer.