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Two Full Professors (W3)

International Economics

The Christian-Albrechts-University wants to allure more qualified women for professorships.

The Faculty of Business, Economics and Social Sciences of Christian-Albrechts University of Kiel invites applications for two positions

Full Professor (W3) in International Economics

The future jobholder should represent the area of Economics, in particular international economics with research and doctrine. Candidates are expected to be economists that have published theoretical and empirical research on important global economic questions in renowned, refereed international journals. The research focus should complement the existing expertise in Kiel. Thus, a focus in the areas trade policy, international migration, international macroeconomics, international tax policy, regional economics and / or international development are possible.

The appointments are made jointly by the University and the Kiel Institute for the World Economy.

The positions are associated with an appointment to the Kiel Institute for the World Economy and entail a reduced teaching load which will be completed at the Faculty of Business, Economics and Social Sciences at the Christian-Albrechts-Universität.

We expect the candidates to engage in policy and outreach activities at the Kiel Institute for the World Economy, to contribute to teaching and the Ph.D. program ”Quantitative Economics“ at the Faculty of Business, Economics and Social Sciences, to initiate and head research projects and research groups and to participate in international research networks.

Applicants must have the necessary formal qualifications as set out in § 61 and § 63 Abs.1 of the University Law of Schleswig-Holstein. More information on this can be found on the homepage

The Christian-Albrechts-University in Kiel aims to increase the share of female scientists in research and teaching. It thus strongly encourages women with appropriate qualifications to apply for the position. Women with equivalent qualifications, competence and expertise will be given preference. The university also supports the employment of disabled persons. Persons with disabilities will, with appropriate qualification and aptitudes, be employed preferentially.

We explicitly welcome applications from candidates with migration background.

Please refrain from submitting photographs. Applications (including CV, list of publications and teaching, copies of academic certificates, as well as private and workplace addresses, phone numbers, and email address) are to be sent both by regular mail and by email to the Dean of the Faculty of Business, Economics and Social Sciences of Christian-Albrechts University of Kiel, Olshausenstr. 40, 24098 Kiel, Germany (E-Mail Address protected. Please enable Javascript.) until 4th August, 2019. At the IfW the contact person for question is the President, Prof. Dr. Gabriel Felbermayr (E-Mail Address protected. Please enable Javascript.; Phone +49-431-8814-236)

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At a glance

  • two full professorships

  • reduced teaching load

  • deadline for applications is 4th August, 2019

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