Postdoctoral Fellow in Economics

Canberra, Australia
13 Aug 2018
End of advertisement period
16 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Classification: Academic Level A 
Salary package: Level A $70,107 - 88,446 plus 17% Superannuation
Terms: Full-time, Fixed term (3 years)

Position overview

The Research School of Economics (RSE) is seeking to appoint a world leading early career researcher with demonstrated experience in development economics, international economics or political economy.

Sitting within the ANU College of Business and Economics (CBE), the RSE is one of Australia’s premier research institutions and provides an outstanding environment for economic research. ANU has long been recognised as one of the leading centres in the world for economics research and education.  The school is home to experts in international trade, public finance, and macroeconomics with strong links to policy and political communities.

The ANU College of Business and Economics (CBE) educates the next generation of leaders, professional economists and academics. Our graduates have the knowledge and skills to lead organizations, design public policy, and research the big issues of business and economy. Located in the national capital, we engage deeply with the business and policy communities.

Our academics lead public debate on the critical issues of our time through their research, which is both long term and strategic in focus. Our internationally diverse student body is evenly divided between undergraduate and postgraduate study, and we have a large doctoral program. Our alumni may be found in the world's leading companies, policy agencies and universities.

For further information about RSE please see our web site:

For all enquiries please contact Professor Markus Brueckner,


Closing date: 16 September 2018

Position description: Postdoctoral Fellow_Level A_PD.pdf

The University actively encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. For more information on employment opportunities, contact our Indigenous Employment Consultant on 

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Application information

In order to apply for this role please make sure that you upload the following documents:

  • A statement addressing the selection criteria
  • Job market paper
  • A current curriculum vitae (CV) 
  • Teaching evaluations
  • Letters of reference (3)

Applications which do not address the selection criteria may not be considered for the position.