JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2018 - January 31, 2019

Bank of Finland

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Research Unit
Monetary Policy and Research Department
Visiting Scholars Programme

JOE ID Number: 2018-02_111460516
Date Posted: 08/31/2018
Date Inactive: 01/31/2019
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Visiting Scholars Programme
Section: International: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Helsinki, Uusimaa, FINLAND
JEL Classifications:
00 -- Default: Any Field
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
F -- International Economics
G -- Financial Economics
Macroeconomics; Monetary Policy; Financial Stability
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Bank of Finland's Research Unit invites applications for the Visiting Scholars Programme in the areas of interest for the Bank, i.e. macroeconomics, monetary policy and financial stability.

Timing and Duration:
Visits will take place between January and June 2019. We do not accept applications for July due to holiday season. Visits usually last between one and three weeks, although longer periods are also possible.

Candidates should hold a doctoral degree in Economics or Finance at the time of applying and be active researchers. Priority will be given to first-time visitors.

Funding and Accommodation:
We offer a salary and reimburse a single round-trip economy class ticket to Helsinki. The salary is commensurate with the Visiting Scholar’s professional background, experience and the Bank of Finland wage scale. We do not cover accommodation expenses for visitors who accept the salary. However, we help in finding accommodation in Helsinki during the visit.

Permanent Link:

Future Calls for Applications:
The Visiting Scholars Programme is biannual. The call for applications for visits in Fall 2019 (August-December) will be released in March 2019.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
Application deadline: 09/28/2018
Application Instructions:
Application materials:
- Cover letter
- 1-2 page summary of the suggested research project
- CV
- (optional) other relevant material, e.g. recent research papers

Any inquiries should be sent to vp.research (at)
Applicants will be informed about the outcome by October 15, 2018