Postdoctoral Research Fellow Georg-August-Universität Göttingen

posted Sep 1, 2016, 2:24 AM by Berlin Development
The Chair of Development Economics with a focus on South Asia (Prof. Vollmer) at the Georg-August-Universität Göttingen is looking to fill the position of a Postdoctoral Research Fellow.

The position should be filled as soon as possible, but later starting dates can also be negotiated. The position is meant to qualify young academics and offers the chance to qualify for habilitation or to prepare for the tasks of a junior professorship. The regular working hours will be currently 39,8 hours per week with a limited contract of 2 years with the option of extension. Salary: Pay grade 13 TV-L.

The research group works on Development Economics and Global Health. You are expected to teach, to contribute to the research projects of the Chair and to develop your own research agenda. Within a research-based, interdisciplinary and international environment, you have wide opportunities to develop your skills.

Your profile
- Successful completion of a PhD in Economics, Public Health or another relevant discipline - Interest in Development Economics and Global Health
- Interest in interdisciplinary research
- Excellent knowledge of English and empirical methods

For more information see Professor Vollmer`s website or contact Prof. Vollmer by e-mail: We are looking forward to your application.