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28 November 2023

9 Post-Doc Position (Social Science) at GSSI, Italy

The Gran Sasso Science Institute (GSSI) is opening fellowships for 9 Post-Doc positions in Social Sciences.

Applicants must fill out the online application form (https://applications.gssi.it/postdoc/) where it is possible to find all the necessary information for the submission, and attach the required documents by December 14, 2023 – 3 p.m. (Italian time zone).

For more information, please consult the Call for Applications at https://applications.gssi.it/postdoc/ or write an email to applications@gssi.it.

Application deadline: 12 December 2023 at 3 p.m. (CET)


21 November 2023

Senior Lecturer, University of Sheffield – Department of Economics

Location: Sheffield
Salary: £59,421 to £66,857 Grade 9, per annum pro-rata; potential to progress to £77,475 pa through sustained exceptional contribution
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Job Ref: UOS039066

University of Sheffield is looking for an academic to join its dynamic and collegiate department as a senior lecturer, to undertake teaching and research in the department. An individual who works in the areas of industrial organization or finance would be of particular interest to them. You will be qualified to PhD level and have teaching experience, demonstrating the ability to provide high quality research-led teaching, and to play a role in curriculum development, at undergraduate and postgraduate level. You will have evidence of sustained and continuing research performance, in terms of high quality outputs and research impact, together with a commitment to attract research funding income. You will demonstrate the ability to build a research team and the potential to offer leadership in research. In this way, you will help the department achieve our objectives in these areas, of providing a modern and dynamic curriculum that is attractive to students, and producing internationally excellent or world class research that has impact on the world around us.

Application deadline: 12 January 2024


14 November 2023

Postdoc in Economics, Jönköping International Business School

The Economics Faculty at Jönköping International Business School (JIBS) is seeking a candidate for a Post Doctoral position in Economics. It is a 2-year Postdoc within a research project investigating the effects of digital tools in retirement planning.  Utilizing administrative data from the Swedish pension dashboard, minPension, and Statistics Sweden, the project seeks to identify socio-economic disparities in the utilization of Pension Tracking Systems (PTS) and evaluate the influence of PTSs on retirement choices. This project has garnered financial support from the Hamrin Foundation.

This is a fixed term Post Doctoral position for two years with a start date no earlier than January 1, 2024, and no later than September 1, 2024.

As an employee at Jönköping University, you are entitled to favorable benefits regulated in Swedish law and agreements, as well as the benefits offered by Jönköping University.

Your application is preferred in PDF format through our recruitment system and should include:

  • A cover letter of maximum one page
  • CV
  • Name and contact information to three (3) references.
  • Attested credentials.
  • A publication list.

For further inquiries or questions, please feel free to reach out to Johannes Hagen at johannes.hagen@ju.se

Application deadline: 1 December 2023


14 November 2023

PhD Positions in Management with full funding, INSEAD, France

The INSEAD PhD in Management seeks 16-18 candidates in the following fields: Accounting, Decision Sciences, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Marketing, Organisational Behaviour, Strategy, and Technology and Operations Management, and it is highly interdisciplinary across areas. Moreover, applicants come from various academic fields, with or without a management background, and research experience is beneficial, though not required before applying. 

All PhD students receive five (5) years of fellowship regardless of background, nationality and need; therefore, they need not worry about associated costs in pursuing doctoral studies. We renew this annual benefit contingent upon satisfactory progress in the programme.

As many leading universities try to internationalise both curriculum and faculty, having the INSEAD PhD gives students a tremendous edge to pursue global academic careers with its international programme format. Moreover, with the programme’s formidable placement history, PhD graduates secure coveted management professor placements in leading business schools worldwide. 

The INSEAD PhD welcomes applications from various backgrounds, including engineering, technology, economics, psychology, sociology, sciences, etc. Senior undergraduates, master’s students (research or coursework track), pre-doc associates and fellows, and alumni with industry experience are encouraged to apply. Moreover, neither a formal business education nor professional experience is compulsory, and having prior research experience is helpful but not required before applying. 

Regardless of background, all applicants must be motivated to pursue a career in business academia as a researcher and management professor.

Application deadline: 1 January 2024


7 November 2023

Post-doctoral position in applied economics, Sciences Po Toulouse, France, Chaire UNESCO Bernard Maris

The Bernard Maris UNESCO Chair offers a Post-Doctoral Fellowship Sciences-Po Toulouse hosts the Bernard Maris UNESCO Chair, which offers a 18 months post-doctoral fellowship from 1 January 2024 to 30 June 2025. The post-doctoral fellow will be affiliated to the LEREPS research unit, and will work in collaboration with the holder of
the Chair, Prof. Ron Boschma (Universities of Utrecht and Stavanger), and with Profs. Olivier Brossard and Jérôme Vicente (Sciences-Po Toulouse, University of Toulouse). She will work in Toulouse, with the possibility of making stays in Utrecht.

To be considered eligible to apply, the following criteria have to be met by the applicant:
• PhD (in Economics, or related fields)
• Already published work; Promising research in the pipeline

• Quantitative and qualitative research skills, and a taste for multidisciplinary research
• Good English language skills for science, and some basics of French language for
social life
• Willingness to work in an international environment.
• Ability to work independently and as part of a team
• Strong academic writing skills and experience

• A 12 months contract extendable to 18 months
• Salary: 2700 euros per month, net of social security costs
• A 14K€ personal budget to cover scientific costs
• Financed participations to conferences and workshops
• A dynamic and well-equipped research environment
• A Practical and pleasant workplace at Sciences-Po Toulouse in the city center

Application Submission
Applicants are required to send the following documents (in a PDF format) in English to Ron Boschma (R.A.Boschma@uu.nl), Jérôme Vicente (jerome.vicente-hernandez@univtoulouse.fr), and Olivier Brossard (olivier.brossard@sciencespo-toulouse.fr):
• Curriculum vitae
• Motivation letter, detailing how the applicant meets the selection criteria, and
including a brief outline (around 2 pages) of the proposed research project
• Publications list
• Contact details of persons willing to provide a letter of recommendation (min 1, max 3)
• Copies of diplomas

Application deadline: 30 November 2023


31 October 2023

Two research fellows for the regional and urban economics research group, Department of Architecture, Built Environment, and Construction Engineering, Politecnico di Milano

At the Department of Architecture, Built Environment, and Construction Engineering of Politecnico di Milano, the regional and urban economics research group is looking for two research fellows. The two fellows will join our research activities in the field of regional and urban economics, with particular reference to the themes of the spatial aspects of digital transition and the reconfiguration of global value chains. Appreciated skills include a keen interest in learning, in a possible higher education experience abroad, and in a career in research. The selection is related to the activation of an annual research grant, with the possibility of renewal, through a public selection.
For any request of information, please write camilla.lenzi@polimi.it, andrea.caragliu@polimi.it, and giovanni.perucca@polimi.it.


24 October 2023

Tenured or Tenure-track (Assistant or Associate) Professor in Geospatial Health Analysis, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, US

The Department of Geography and Earth Sciences in the College of Humanities & Earth and Social Sciences at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte invites applications for a tenured or tenure-track appointment (Assistant Professor or Associate Professor) in the area of Geospatial Health Analysis. We are seeking a dynamic and broadly trained geospatial health scientist whose expertise focuses on health disparities, challenges and/or solutions from a geographic perspective. This position will begin on 15 August 2024.

Candidates should submit the following to https://jobs.charlotte.edu/ [Position Number 6905]: (1) cover letter; (2) research statement; (3) teaching statement; (4) a curriculum vitae; (5) one to three representative publications, and (6) contact information (including email addresses) for at least three professional references.

Review of applications will begin on 1 December 2023 and will continue until the position is filled. For more information, contact search committee chair Dr. Colleen Hammelman, (colleen.hammelman@charlotte.edu).

Application deadline: Until the position is filled