Postdoc in Economic Geography

Country: Luxembourg;

City: Luxembourg

Vacancy added: 13.02.2019


Vacancy type: PostDoc vacancy;

Resumes due: 11.03.2019


The post doc researcher will be member of the Research Unit IPSE (Identités. Politiques, Sociétés, Espaces) and its Institute of Geography and Spatial Planning ( 

He/She will be doing research in the field of environmental economic geography, preferably with a focus on degrowth transitions and alternative economies. The candidate is expected to initiate/participate in the preparation of grant proposals, contribute to conceptual and empirical publications, and engage in international research endeavours. Teaching at the PhD and MA level may include theoretical and methodological contributions.

For further inquiries please contact Prof. Christian Schulz
Tel.: (+352) 46 66 44 – 6327

Your Profile

  • PhD in economic geography with an empirical orientation in the field of environmental economic geography, sustainability transitions, edgrowth research or related fields.
  • Conceptual understanding of contemporary approaches in economic geography.
  • Very good knowledge and experience in qualitative research methodology.
  • Excellent skills in two of the following languages: English, French, German. The ability to understand the third language is desired.
  • Ability to work in a multilingual team.

We offer

  • Working in an inspiring international environment
  • Innovative research endeavours 
  • Fruitful interdisciplinary exchange within the social sciences and humanities

The University of Luxembourg is an equal opportunity employer

Further Information

Please apply online(letter of motivation, CV, copy of diplomas) by 
11 March 2019 

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