Zurich (CH): Postdoctoral Positions

ETH: Postdoctoral Positions in Experimental Law & Economics

The newly established research group, headed by Professor Dr. Alexander Stremitzer (https://www.law.ucla.edu/faculty/faculty-profiles/alexander-stremitzer/) at ETH Zurich conducts lab, internet, and field experiments on legal and social institutions. We are looking to fill

Postdoctoral Positions in Experimental Law & Economics

The postdocs will be involved in all aspects of the research, including project planning, research design, data analysis, presentation of findings at conferences, and preparation of manuscripts for submission to leading peer-reviewed journals and law reviews. Postdocs will have the opportunity to co-author papers with lab colleagues, work with an array of affiliated faculty from ETH Zurich and the University of Zurich, and develop independent projects related to these research areas. Organizational and teaching duties are limited to a few hours per week. Our offices are located in downtown Zurich, and the working language is English. The appointment will be for at least one year and up to three years (contingent on satisfactory performance), with flexible starting date beginning June 2018. Salaries are internationally competitive, paid according to ETH standards (https://www.ethz.ch/en/the-eth-zurich/working-teaching-and-research/welcome-center/employment-contract-and-salary/salary.html).

The ideal candidate will have, at the time of appointment, completed a PhD in experimental social science (e.g. economics, psychology, political science) or related fields and preferably some legal training. Applicants should have graduate-level expertise in experimental methods (lab, internet, field experiments). Strong skills in mathematical modelling would be an additional plus.

We look forward to receiving your online application, including a cover letter, CV, graduate school transcripts, a writing sample, and contact details of at least two referees. Application review will begin on April 15, 2018 and continue until the positions are filled. Please note that we exclusively accept applications submitted through our online application portal. Applications via email or postal services will not be considered.

For further information, please visit http://www.lawecon.ethz.ch/. Questions regarding the position should be directed to Prof. Alexander Stremitzer by email at alexander.stremitzer(at)gess.ethz.ch.

Apply now: https://apply.refline.ch/845721/6062/index.html?cid=1&lang=en

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