JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2018 - January 31, 2019

Faculty of Business, Economics and Social Sciences

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University of Bern
Department of Economics
Assistant Professor of Econometrics

JOE ID Number: 2018-02_111460467
Date Posted: 08/27/2018
Date Inactive: 11/15/2018
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor of Econometrics
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Bern, SWITZERLAND
JEL Classification: C -- Mathematical and Quantitative Methods
Assistant Professor
Tenure Track

Status Update: No longer accepting applications
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics at the University of Bern invites applications for a position of Assistant Professor of Econometrics (Tenure Track).

Applications from all fields in econometrics are invited. Candidates must have a PhD in Economics or an equivalent degree completed at the start date of the appointment.

The main criterion for selection is academic excellence. The successful candidate must provide evidence of high quality scholarly output that demonstrates potential for independent research leading to publications in top general interest and top field journals. She/he will teach econometric courses at the Bachelor and Master level. Ideally, she/he will offer a course on big data analysis and machine learning.

The Department encourages and supports the candidate in the acquisition of third-party research funding (e.g. ERC, SNF). We offer a highly competitive salary, which is fixed according to the regulations of the Canton of Bern. The University of Bern is an equal opportunity employer. Women are therefore strongly encouraged to apply.

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
Application Instructions:
For further information, please contact the chair of the hiring committee ( and visit our website at

Applications should be sent to Susanne Moser ( Rewiew of applications will begin on October 1, 2018, and continue until the position is filled

Application Requirements:
• Cover Letter
• CV
• Job Market Paper
• Research Papers

In addition, the applicants should arrange for at least two letters of recommendation to be sent to