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Job Vacancies

Currently, we have the following job vacancies at our Department:

 

  • Professor of Economics, Applied Political Economy (W3)

    The Department of Economics at the University of Mannheim invites applications for a position as

    Professor of Economics, Applied Political Economy (W3).

    We are seeking a colleague with a strong research agenda and teaching credentials in applied political economy. Participation in the education of doctoral students in our graduate school, the Mannheim Center for Doctoral Studies in Economics, is encouraged.

    Candidates must have completed their Ph.D. and should have an established academic record. In case of a first appointment as Professor, the position may first be on a temporary contract, the position is convertible into a permanent position thereafter. Exemptions are possible, especially if the successful candidate is from a foreign country or is currently working outside of academia.

    The University of Mannheim is an equal opportunity employer.

    Applications should be sent by November 11, 2018. Applicants should provide a letter of application and a CV with list of publications.

    CONTACT: Chairman of the Department of Economics at the University of Mannheim, D-68131 Mannheim, Germany, www.vwl.uni-mannheim.de

    Information regarding Article 13 of the EU Regulation 2016/79 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data (GDPR, German: DS-GVO) is available on the university homepage, section “Job advertisements”. Please be aware that confidentiality violations and unauthorized third party access cannot be ruled out when using unencrypted e-mail communication.

      

  • Four Assistant Professorships in Economics (W1)

    The Department of Economics at the University of Mannheim invites applications for four assistant professorships in

    • Applied Microeconomics
    • Applied Microeconomic Theory
    • Economic Policy and Political Economy
    • Theoretical Econometrics and Statistics

    Applicants are expected to show outstanding commitment to research and must have obtained a PhD when taking up the position. The initial contract will be issued for up to six years. Promising candidates are invited to initiate a tenure merit evaluation process in order to move on to a permanent senior position at the Department.

    For the search in Applied Microeconomic Theory, the focus is on suitable candidates with a strong theoretical background working on topics in Industrial Organization, Microeconomic Theory, International Trade, or Financial Economics. For the search in Applied Microeconomics, the focus is on suitable candidates with a strong empirical background working on topics in Industrial Organization or International Trade.

    The Department also invites applications for one postdoctoral position in industrial organization. This position can be filled for three years.

    The department has strong international ties, a widely recognized graduate school, and has been awarded special support as a Center of Excellence by the German government. Salaries and teaching load are competitive at the European level. Teaching can be entirely in English.

    Applications should include a resume, three letters of recommendation and at least one recent research paper. The review of applications begins November 19 and the search continues until the positions are filled.

    Depending on the field, interviews will be conducted at the Royal Economic Society PhD Meetings 2018/19, at the Econometric Society European Winter Meeting 2018 in Naples, at the 2019 ASSA Meeting in Atlanta, or via Skype.

    CONTACT: Martin Peitz, Hans Peter Grüner, and Carsten Trenkler, Department of Economics, University of Mannheim, D-68131 Mannheim, Department website: www.vwl.uni-mannheim.de

    Applicants are requested to apply via EconJobMarket.org only. E-mail address for inquiries is jobmkt(at)uni-mannheim.de.

    Information regarding Article 13 of the EU Regulation 2016/79 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data (GDPR, German: DS-GVO) is available on the university homepage, section “Job advertisements”. Please be aware that confidentiality violations and unauthorized third party access cannot be ruled out when using unencrypted e-mail communication.

  • Postdoctoral Position in Microeconomics

    The Department of Economics at the University of Mannheim invites applications for at least

    one postdoctoral position in theoretical industrial organization / applied microeconomic theory

    with a focus on research in issues related to competition economics or consumer protection.

    The position can be filled for initially two years and may be extended for another year. The post holder will become a member of the Bonn-Mannheim Center for Collaborative Research (CRC TR224), funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG): https://www.crctr224.de/en.

    Applicants are expected to show outstanding commitment to research and must have obtained a PhD when taking up the position or be near its completion.

    The department has strong international ties, a widely recognized graduate school, and has been awarded special support as a Center of Excellence by the German government. Salaries are competitive at the European level.

    Applications should include a resume, three letters of recommendation and at least one recent research paper. The review of applications begins upon receipt of applications and the search continues until the position is filled.

    CONTACT: Volker Nocke, Department of Economics, University of Mannheim, D-68131 Mannheim, Department website: www.vwl.uni-mannheim.de

    Applicants are requested to apply via EconJobMarket.org only. E-mail address for inquiries is jobmkt(at)uni-mannheim.de.