Postdoctoral Researcher at Department of Economics

Updated: 3 months ago
Deadline: 04 Sep 2020

The Department of Economics of the University of Cyprus is accepting applications for filling a vacancy for a postdoctoral researcher with part time employment.


Necessary Qualifications:

•Candidates should hold a Ph.D in Data Science/Econometrics or Statistics or Mathematics or Computer Science or a related subject with 

        experience in applied research. 

•Excellent knowledge of Econometric/Statistical Methods.

•Very good knowledge of scientific programming, especially in econometrics/statistics using e.g. Julia, Python, C++, Matlab, R.

•Knowledge of PostgreSQL/API will be considered as additional skill.

•Knowledge of Economic Theory will be considered as additional skill.

•Very good knowledge of English (written and oral).


The main responsibilities will be:

•Data Analysis using statistical/econometric techniques.

•Developing complex code.

•Dealing with Big Data using programming.


TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT:  This will be a part time employment contract (70 hours per month), which can last up to 12 months.  The gross salary equals to €16,35 per hour, from which employee contributions to the various governmental funds will be deducted. There is no provision for 13th salary.


Interested Candidates should apply with the following material:

•     Letter of Intent for this position.

•     Curriculum Vitae in Greek or English, including address and phone number.)

•     Copy of University Degrees and Transcripts.

•     At least one confidential reference letter from an Academic. 


Candidates should send the relevant material to the following email address: tryfonidis.antreas@ucy.ac.cy  by  4/9/2020. For more information you can contact Dr. Andreas Tryphonides (by phone: (00357)22893690 or email: tryfonidis.antreas@ucy.ac.cy))


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