UniversitätsassistentIn/Assistant Professor – Tenure Track at the Department of Economics

Country: Austria;

City: Innsbruck

Vacancy added: 03.07.2020

Employer: Department of Economics, University of Innsbruck

Vacancy type: PostDoc vacancy;

For whom: For lecturers;


Main tasks:

  • Independent research in the field of Empirical Macroeconomics
  • Teaching and mentoring of students
  • Contributions to the university self-administration are expected

Necessary qualifications:

  • Completed PhD/doctoral degree in the area of economics or social science or related disciplines.
  • Excellent knowledge of research in the field of Empirical Macroeconomics and academic achievements beyond the dissertation/PhD thesis in this field.
  • Highly elaborated knowledge of macroeconometric methods.
  • Particular focus on the application of macroeconomic theory and the empirical analysis of business cycles and issues in monetary economics.
  • Independent high quality teaching experience; ability to teach in German and English.
  • Post-doc or other related employment history (for at least several months) after the PhD.
  • Experience in third party funding.
  • Academic mobility (during/after PhD) and embedding in an international academic network in the field of Empirical Macroeconomics.

Social competence, in particular teamwork abilities; co-operation and communication skills to facilitate an interdisciplinary dialogue between science and society.


The salary for this position will be at least € 3.890.- / month before taxes (14x per year). The salary may be higher with relevant work experience. Furthermore, the University of Innsbruck provides numerous attractive further provisions (http://www.uibk.ac.at/universitaet/zusat...).

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