The Institute for International Economic Studies, Stockholm University, seeks to fill a position at the tenure-track, assistant-professor level, in any field, beginning in the academic year 2018/2019.

Applicants should have a Ph.D. in economics (or be near completion of the doctorate). A commitment to excellence in research is a prerequisite. The position offers a low teaching load (primarily at the Ph.D. level) and a competitive salary. Applicants should submit a CV, at least three letters of recommendation, and samples of research, such as thesis chapters or publications. To ensure full consideration, applications must be submitted at by November 24, 2017. Candidates on a shortlist will be interviewed at the ASSA Annual Meetings in Philadelphia, January 2018. Other arrangements may be possible for short-listed candidates not based in the U.S. who do not plan to attend these meetings. 

For questions, please contact: Prof Per Krusell e-mail: or Prof. Torsten Persson, e-mail: