At the Düsseldorf Graduate School of Economics (DGSE) and the Düsseldorf Institute for Competition Economics (DICE) at the Faculty of Business Administration of Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf a post as a
Researcher in International Economics
(75 %; EG 13 TV-L)
is to be occupied at the 1 October 2021. The employment is initially limited for a period of 2 years with an option for prolongation. It is a qualification position in the sense of the Act of Academic Fixed-Term Contract (Wissenschaftsvertragsgesetz -WissZeitVG), which is to promote the scientific qualification of the employee.
The DGSE’s specific focus on Competition Economics and Regulatory Issues in research and teaching and the close links of DICE into competition policy practice provide an excellent platform for the education of doctoral students in Germany and Europe. The Graduate Programme benefits from the research infrastructure provided by DFG-GRK 1974 Wettbewerbsökonomie. Besides Competition Economics and Policy, we generally supervise other research topics in Applied Microeconomics. The Graduate Programme’s scope is interdisciplinary since law and management science are well integrated. Doctoral students participate in courses and seminars that focus on the topics of the Graduate Programme.
research and teaching in the area of International Economics from an Industrial-Organization perspective
a completed scientific university education (M.Sc. / M.A. / Diploma / Magister) in Economics or in a related quantitative-mathematical discipline with outstanding grades
talented and motivated applicants with a strong interest in Competition Economics
very good knowledge of theoretical and empirical economic methods and an excellent command of the English language
The pay scale grouping will be, depending on the personal qualification of the applicant, up to pay grade 13 TV-L.
Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf aims at increasing the percentage of employed women. Applications from women will therefore be given preference in cases of equal aptitude, ability and professional achievements unless there are exceptional reasons for choosing another applicant. Applications from suitably qualified severely disabled persons or disabled persons regarded as being of equal status according to Book IX of the German Social Code (SGB – Soziales Gesetzbuch) are encouraged.
Detailed information about DGSE, DICE and the application process is available at https://www.dice.hhu.de/en and
https://www.dice.hhu.de/en/phd-programme. The Dean of the Graduate School is Prof. Dr. Hans-Theo Normann.
Please send your application citing reference number 114.21-3.1 by 15 March 2021
as a single PDF document to: email@example.com
or to: Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf
Düsseldorf Institute for Competition Economics (DICE)
Düsseldorf Graduate School of Economics (DGSE)
Ms. Cristina Scholz
Please do not submit application materials in folders and be sure to send copies only, as documents will not be returned (they will be destroyed after the selection procedure has been completed).