The Georg-August-Universität Göttingen is looking to fill the position of a Postdoctoral Research Fellow (all genders welcome) [Closing date: 09 November 2020]
The Chair of Development Economics with a focus on South Asia (Prof. Vollmer) at the Georg-August-Universität Göttingen is looking to fill the position of a
Postdoctoral Research Fellow (all genders welcome)
Starting date is 1 January 2021 for a limited contract of 3 years with the option for extension. The salary is in accordance with the German public service salary scale (TV-L E13) with 100%, which corresponds to 39.8 working hours per week.
The research group works on Development Economics and Global Health. You are expected to teach, to contribute to the research projects of the Chair and to develop your own research agenda. Within a research-based, interdisciplinary and international environment, you have wide opportunities to develop your skills. The position is meant to qualify young academics.
- PhD in Development Economics, Development Studies, Global Health or another related discipline
- excellent research, documented by either publications or a very good Job Market Paper
- high motivation for research and teaching in an interdisciplinary environment
The University of Göttingen is an equal opportunities employer and places particular emphasis on fostering career opportunities for women. Qualified women are therefore strongly encouraged to apply in fields in which they are underrepresented. Disabled persons with equivalent aptitude will be favored. The university has committed itself to being a family friendly institution and supports their employees in balancing work and family life.
The documents are to be submitted as a single PDF file using the online application portal of the University of Göttingen: https://lotus2.gwdg.de/uni/uzdv/perso/knr_100759.nsf Applications close 9th
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