Associate Professorship in Macroeconomics (W2) with Tenure Track

The Department of Economics at the University of Bonn, Germany, invites applications for an

Associate Professorship in Macroeconomics (W2) with Tenure Track

starting as soon as possible. Formal requirements are regulated by §36 Higher Education Act of North Rhine-Westphalia (Hochschulgesetz des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen).

The initial contract runs for five years with the possibility of tenure subject to a positive tenure evaluation.

The position targets promising researchers who have proven ability of publishing in leading journals and who can demonstrate a strong research agenda in macroeconomics. All teaching at the graduate level is in English. Teaching at the undergraduate level can be conducted in English or German.

The professorship is part of the Cluster of Excellence “ECONtribute: Markets & Public Policy”, run jointly by the Universities of Bonn and Cologne and funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG) in the context of the Excellence Strategy. The overarching goal of the Cluster is to advance the understanding of market functioning and failures as well as public policy responses, employing innovative research approaches. The candidates are expected to contribute to the Cluster’s research agenda and document an interest in research approaches beyond the standard paradigm.

Please submit your application, including a brief outline of how your research profile connects to the ECONtribute research agenda, a CV including a list of publications via the online portal

Applications received by November 15, 2021, are guaranteed full consideration.

The University of Bonn promotes diversity among its members. It is certified as a family-oriented university and has a dual career service. Its aim is to increase the proportion of women in scientific staff and to promote their careers in particular. It therefore urges qualified women to apply. Applications are dealt with in accordance with the equal opportunity legislation. Likewise, the University encourages suitable people with proven impairment to apply.




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