The Institute of Economics (IdEP) at the Università della Svizzera italiano in Lugano, Switzerland, invites applications for one post-doctoral research position in economics of aging and health. The starting date is February 2019, but a later date is possible.
The successful candidate will be a young researcher holding (or being close to complete) a PhD in Economics. (S)he will conduct independent research while concurrently collaborating with Prof. Fabrizio Mazzonna as part of the research activities of the Center for Economic and Policy Research on Aging (CEPRA).
Research experience in Economics of Aging, Health Economics, Labor Economics and Applied Economics are preferred requirements. Active participation in the research team and interactions with the other Professors and PhD students are expected.
The position does not involve any teaching.
The contract is one year at 80%, with salary according to the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNF) guidelines. The successful candidate can extend the contract by participating in competitive funding opportunities, both through career funding projects (e.g. SNF-Ambizione, Marie Curie, etc.) or as part of a research team (e.g. standard SNF-Projects). The University provides support in the application procedures.
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Candidates for the positions should submit: a cover letter, up to 2 reference letters, a CV, a job market paper and a list of other papers and publications.
The received applications will be regularly reviewed until the positions are filled. Owing to the potentially large number of enquiries received, only those applicants whose profiles are likely to fit the positions will be notified for further details and eventual interviews. Qualified applicants will be contacted starting from December 10, 2018.