Assistant Professor (tenure track) of Econometrics, School of Business and Economics, Maastricht University
Maastricht University's School of Business and Economics is looking for an Assistant Professor (tenure track) of Econometrics.
- Tongersestraat, Maastricht, Limburg
- Tijdelijk contract / Tijdelijke opdracht
- Uren per week:
- 38 uur
- € 3637 - € 5656 per maand
The Department of Quantitative Economics (QE) of the School of Business and Economics (SBE) is looking for an Assistant Professor (on a tenure track position) in Econometrics, with special interest in one or more of the following areas: theoretical econometrics, time series econometrics, micro-econometrics, panel data, and high-dimensional statistics. The QE department has a strong research record in econometrics, operations research and economic theory. It is largely responsible for the bachelor and master programs in Econometrics and Operations Research, including Mathematical Economics and Actuarial Science, with yearly enrollment of around 90 bachelor and 35 master students (See https://www.maastrichtuniversity.nl/research/department-quantitative-economics).
Profile of the candidate:
has a PhD (or close to completion) in Econometrics or Statistics;
has a strong research orientation;
has experience with education in statistics, econometrics and related topics;
is an enthusiastic and cooperative colleague, willing to collaborate with the econometrics group and the QE department as a whole in research and teaching;
As the language of instruction is English, your command of English (oral and writing) should be excellent;
Experience with teaching international classrooms would be preferable.
Candidates receive a one-off temporary employment contract for ten years as an assistant professor (level 2). Five years after the appointment, or sooner if the pre-established criteria have been met, a permanent position as assistant professor (level 1) is granted. The ten-year contract allows for any delays arising from special circumstances such as maternity leave, parental leave or long-term illness.The terms of employment of Maastricht University are set out in the Collective Labour Agreement of Dutch Universities (CAO- NU). Furthermore, local UM provisions also apply. For more information look at the website http://www.maastrichtuniversity.nl > Employment conditions.
Gross monthly salary is between € 3.637,00 and € 5.656,00 (starting salary scale is 11 UD2). On top of this, there is an 8% holiday allowance and an 8,3% year-end bonus. Foreign applicants could be eligible for a favorable tax treatment (30% rule).
Interested applicants should submit before the deadline of December 20, 2018 to: firstname.lastname@example.org:
- a letter of motivation
- a curriculum vitae
- representative academic work and a job market paper
- two reference letters
Inquiries may be directed to prof. dr. Alain Hecq (email@example.com). The successful candidate should start in September 2019. Potential candidates will be invited to give a seminar at Maastricht University in the period January-March.