Job Offers for Professorships and Junior Professorships at Freie Universität Berlin

Freie Universität Berlin
School of Business & Economics

invites applications for a

Junior Professorship in Macroeconomics
(salary grade W 1)

The successful applicant will be required to assume responsibilities in research and teaching in the area named above.

Appointment requirements are governed by Article 102a of the Berlin Higher Education Act (Berliner Hochschulgesetz).

The successful candidate will hold a PhD with distinction in economics in the field of macroeconomics. Candidates will have a distinct record of research activities and experience in university teaching (preferably internationally). Her or his research should focus on the quantitative modelling and the empirical analysis of macroeconomic issues, especially in the field of monetary economics. Applicants should also have experience conducting grant-sponsored research and be familiar with research alliances.

The appointee will be prepared to teach economic policy and theory to undergraduate, graduate and doctoral students (also in English). She or he will participate in research colloquia and in the implementation of a research focus area in macroeconomics at the department. Additionally, the successful candidate will be willing to acquire third party funds.

The junior professor will be appointed as a civil servant for an initial period of three years. Provided that her or his performance is thereafter evaluated positively, employment may be extended for three more years.

Applications quoting the reference code W1-Makro should include a CV, copies of all certificates of academic qualification, a list of publications, evidence of teaching competence (such as courses previously taught) as well as of involvement in ongoing and future research endeavors, joint research projects and externally funded projects.

All materials, including a private postal and e-mail address must be received no later than November 6th, 2014 at

Freie Universität Berlin
Fachbereich Wirtschaftswissenschaften
Frau Oellers-Reis
14195 Berlin (Dahlem), Germany

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Last Update: Oct 20, 2014