Full Professor in Economics

The Department of Economics and Business at the University of Cergy-Pontoise invites applications for a Labex MME-DII Research Chair in Econometrics or Theoretical Microeconomics, with the rank of Full Professor. Applicants must hold a Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree in economics and have an excellent record of research and publications. The successful candidate will teach at the graduate and undergraduate level, supervise doctoral students, maintain a state-of-the-art research program, and provide senior leadership in the department. Ability to teach in French is not required, but will be appreciated (some courses are taught in English).

For the first four years, the successful candidate will have a reduced teaching load (45 hours/year i.e., 1.5 one-semester courses), and receive dedicated research funds (€10,000/year). The annual salary is €55,000 – €75,000 before taxes (€44,000 – €60,000 after taxes), depending on experience and qualification.

The Department of Economics and Business at UCP is among the best ranked French departments in economics : 5th in France, 44th in Europe, 123rd worldwide. It is located 30 km from central Paris.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE : Please submit a letter of application, a CV, 3 representative research papers, teaching evaluations (if available), and the names and contact information of 3 references. Review of applications will start on November 1, 2016, and continue until the position is filled. Please send application materials by email to Régis Renault :
regis.renault@u-cergy.fr