The University of Oslo is Norway’s oldest and highest ranked educational and research institution, with 28 000 students and 7000 employees. With its broad range of academic disciplines and internationally recognised research communities, UiO is an important contributor to society.

The Department of Economics is the largest and highest ranked institute for economic research in Norway. The Department offers Bachelor's and Masters's programmes, as well as a doctoral programme with approximately 40 students. The department hosts a Centre for the study of Equality, Social Organization and Performance (ESOP) and a Centre for Public Economics, Oslo Fiscal Studies (OFS).

Tenure-track Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/Tenured Associate Professor in Economics – 1 position

Job description

The Department of Economics invites applicants for one tenure-track position (Assistant or Associate Professor) or one position as tenured Associate professor. The opening is for a general research position including teaching and administrative duties. The position is open for all areas in economics and finance. The Department would like to strengthen its competence within econometrics, macro, applied economics, labor, finance and empirical IO, and we especially encourage candidates with a background in these areas to apply.

At The University of Oslo, Associate Professors with tenure may apply for promotion to full Professor based on academic qualifications.

Qualifications

We are looking for a senior economist for the tenured position, or a younger candidate who has achieved a PhD degree no earlier than 2013 for the tenure-track position. For the tenure-track Assistant position we are looking for economists with expected completion of PhD no later than August 2018. Candidates who have been employed in a research position for more than one year, should apply for a tenure-track position as Associate Professor or a tenured position.

The assessment of applicants is based on scientific merits, teaching, research leadership, administrative experience and personal qualities, as well as the Department's teaching obligations and long-term academic development.

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Applications

Candidates should indicate their interest in a position by uploading the relevant information at https://www.econjobmarket.org/ no later than December 1, 2017, including:

  • Application Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • A complete list of papers and publications
  • Up to three research papers
  • Letters of Recommendation

After a preliminary screening process, successful candidates may be invited to provide additional information and complete their application through the university online application system before February 1, 2018.

An interview will be a part of the appointment process, and candidates may be invited to give a seminar.

Rules for Appointments to Professorships and Associate Professorships.

The University of Oslo has an Acquisition of Rights Agreement for all employees for the purpose of securing intellectual property rights to research results etc.

According to the Norwegian Law "Offentlighetsloven §25.2 ledd", information about the applicant can be published although the applicant has requested not to be included in the public list of applicants.

The University of Oslo aims to achieve a balanced gender composition in the workforce and to recruit people with ethnic minority backgrounds.

Application deadline:

December 1, 2017: registration at EconJobMarket, and February 1, 2018: registration at the UiO online application system (upon invitation only)

Home page:

https://www.sv.uio.no/econ/

Contacts:

Head of Department Steinar Holden
Telephone: +47 22 85 51 56
Head of Administration Merethe Aase
Telephone: +47 22 85 51 25

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  • Søknadsfrist
    1. februar 2018
  • Arbeidsgiver
    University of Oslo
  • Nettside
  • Kommune
    Oslo
  • Arbeidssted
    Blindern
  • Jobbnorge-ID
    142646
  • Intern-ID
    2017/11120
  • Omfang
    Heltid
  • Varighet
    Fast

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