JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2017 - July 31, 2017

University of Southern Denmark

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Faculty of Social Sciences
Department of Business and Economics
Assistant Professor

JOE ID Number: 2017-01_111457460
Date Posted: 02/01/2017
Date Inactive: 07/31/2017
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Odense, Denmark, DENMARK
JEL Classification: N -- Economic History
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Danish Institute for Advanced Study at the University of Southern Denmark seeks outstanding candidates to fill several positions at the assistant professor level starting autumn 2017. The Danish IAS is a research centre that aims to inspire ground-breaking ideas through the meeting of minds across the sciences and humanities (see
The appointment is for four years with a possible extension of two years. Research will be predominant, and teaching obligations will be minimal.

The relevant position within the field of economics is for ‘Historical Economics and Development’ at the Department of Business and Economics.

The Historical Economics and Development Group (HEDG) focuses on growth, development and economic history. Since its establishment in 2011, HEDG has been one of the fastest growing groups within these fields and is arguably one of the leading groups in Europe. It is also a part of the strategic initiative ‘Health, Wealth and Inequality’ (HeWI) sponsored by the Faculty of Business and Social Sciences together with the Center for Health Economics Research (COHERE) and the Max Planck Odense Center.

For further information please contact Prof. Paul Sharp, telephone +45 65503249 or email:
Job position number: 16/97335

For more information see:

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 02/15/2017