Published: 5 August 2021, 13:23 | By: Kristina von Rhein
Friedrich Schiller University is a traditional university with a strong research profile rooted in the heart of Germany. As a university covering all disciplines, it offers a wide range of subjects. Its research is focused on the areas Light—Life—Liberty. It is closely networked with non-research institutions, research companies and renowned cultural institutions. With around 18,000 students and more than 8,600 employees, the university plays a major role in shaping Jena’s character as a cosmopolitan and future-oriented city.
The Department of Economics and Business Administration has one or two vacancies, depending on qualifications, for the position of
Research Associate at the Chair of Microeconomics
as of 01.10.2021, full time or part time (50%).
The Chair of Microeconomics covers the areas of microeconomics in teaching in the Bachelor and Master programs and also offers a comprehensive teaching program on the economics of innovation. From a research perspective, the economics of innovation is the focus of interest. We address problems in areas such as innovative start-ups and related eco-systems, knowledge transfer, innovation networks and clusters, and industry dynamics and evolution, but also methodological challenges such as those of measuring radical technological change and non-R&D-based innovation activity.
The advertised position(s) is (are) limited (initially) for 2 years (PostDocs) or 3 years (PhD students), extension is possible. This is one full-time position at 100% for PostDocs (40 hours per week) or two part-time positions (20 hours per week) at 50% for PhD students. Candidates with severe disabilities will be given preference in the case of equal qualifications and suitability.
Are you eager to work for us? Then submit your detailed written application, preferably by email (one PDF file), stating the vacancy ID 289/2021 by 25.08.2021 to:
Friedrich Schiller University Jena
Department of Economics and Business Administration
Chair of Microeconomics
07743 Jena, Germany
or by email. Since all application documents will be duly destroyed after the recruitment process, we ask you to submit only copies of your documents.
For further information for applicants, please also refer to www4.uni-jena.de/stellenmarkt_hinweis.html (in German). Please also note the information on the collection of personal data at www4.uni-jena.de/en/jobs_information_collecting_personal_data.html.