Full-Time Postdoctoral Research Position in Political Economy/Law & Economics

Job Offer Information

Where
KU Leuven
City
Leuven
Country
Belgium
Application Deadline
Job Description

The position relates to the EUTHORITY Project (www.euthority.eu). Supported by a large grant from the European Research Council, the EUTHORITY Project investigates patterns of conflict and cooperation between domestic and supranational courts in the European Union using formal, experimental and empirical methods. Appointment is for one year (1 September 2019 - 31 August 2020).

Responsibilities
The successful candidate is expected to contribute to the Project's research tasks, theorizing efforts and publication and dissemination output.

Profile
Candidates must possess:

  • a solid background in law and economics, institutional economics or public economy.
  • strong formal modelling skills.
  • an excellent command of written and spoken English.
  • a strong track record of publications in economics and/or social science journals.
  • knowledge and experience with experimental methods, although not required, is an asset.

Offer
We offer:

  • excellent working conditions in an international, interdisciplinary research team.
  • support for conference travel and publication in international journals.
  • competitive compensation package (grade 44 in the salary scale, starting a EUR 4217.57 gross), including social benefits and a KU Leuven bike.

Interested?
For more information on the position please contact Prof. Arthur Dyevre at arthur.dyevre@kuleuven.be

You can apply for this job no later than May 31, 2019 via the online application tool

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