Postdoctoral position in Environmental Economics

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Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: 26 Dec 2022

26th December 2022

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Postdoctoral position in Environmental Economics
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NHH Norwegian School of Economics is one of the leading business schools in Europe. We are internationally recognised for our research environment, and we educate the leaders of the future. NHH is the first choice for students who want to study economics and business administration in Norway. We have about 3,600 students and 450 employees.


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About the position

NHH in Bergen, Norway, invites applicants for a three-year postdoctoral position in Environmental Economics at the Department of Economics.

We are looking for a highly talented economist with a background in applied econometrics or applied economic theory. The candidate should have a key research interest in environmental economics broadly defined. Relevant research topics include climate change, pollution, energy, renewable resources, green technologies, political sustainability of green taxes, and environmental consequences of international trade.

The department provides a stimulating and dynamic research environment with a strong emphasis on top research. It has 45 faculty members and several strong, internationally renowned research groups in a wide range of fields, including applied econometrics, applied microeconomic theory, behavioral economics, development economics, industrial organisation, labour economics and macroeconomics. The department is particularly devoted to providing a stimulating environment for young faculty. For more information, please visit our webpage .

We are looking for an excellent economist with expected completion of PhD no later than date of commencement. The position is based in Bergen, but research travel will be encouraged and there are also opportunities for research stays at collaborating institutions.


NHH offers
  • Competitive terms depending on level of competence/length of service
  • Academically stimulating working environment
  • Membership in the Norwegian Public Service Pension Fund
  • Good pension and welfare benefits (e.g. parental leave)

General information

The appointee must comply with the guidelines that apply to the position at any time.

The state labour force shall reflect the diversity of Norwegian society to the greatest extent possible. People with immigrant backgrounds and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply for the position.

In the assessment of applicants, international experience and qualifications will be emphasised. In the event of equivalent qualifications, female applicants will be given preference.

Applicants are requested to present a research plan with their application. The research plan must specify a three-year research project in relevant fields. The application should contain details of the applicant's scientific and pedagogical education and work experience. The application and enclosed documentation, including a CV, a maximum of 5 published or unpublished research papers and a complete list of the papers, should be sent online. To open the application, please click ‘Apply for this job’. For English version, go to the menu at the top right side.


Two or three reference letters (in PDF file format) must be submitted by the referees directly to NHH at (hr-references@nhh.no ), within 26 December 2022.

In accordance with §25 (2) of the Freedom of Information Act, information about the applicant may be made public even if the applicant has requested not to have his/her name entered on the list of applicants. The applicant will be notified if her/his request is not respected.

Enquiries may be directed to:

  • Professor Eirik Kristiansen, email: eirik.kristiansen@nhh.no  / phone: +47 93232236
  • Administrative coordinator Mette Soltvedt, email: mette.soltvedt@nhh.no / phone: +47 55959289

Deadline for applications is 26 December 2022. This date also applies to the submission of publications/written work.


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Deadline

26th December 2022


Employer

NHH Norwegian School of Economics


Municipality

Bergen


Scope

Fulltime (1 positions) Fulltime (%)


Duration

Fixed Term


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