JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2024 - July 31, 2024

Uppsala University

Department of Economics, Centre for Health Economic Research
Postdoctoral Researcher

JOE ID Number: 2024-01_111473809
Date Posted: 03/11/2024
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Postdoctoral Researcher
Section: International: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Uppsala, SWEDEN
JEL Classification: I1 -- Health
Health Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Centre for Health Economic Research at Uppsala University is hiring for a 2-year post-doc position with placement at the Department of Economics, beginning no later than September 2024.

The interdisciplinary center focuses on research for an efficient use of health care resources and improvement of health in the population. Our research has a quantitative emphasis using rich register data and state-of-the-art methods to create new knowledge.

We expect the post-doc to conduct independent research within the fields of the center. Tasks include initiating and running projects and collaborating with other members of the center.

The Department of Economics is a highly committed research department with full-scale graduate and undergraduate programs within Scandinavia’s oldest university. The Department hosts several strong research groups in applied microeconomics, labor economics, macroeconomics, and public economics, among others.

Candidates should have a PhD in Economics/Health Economics or have finished a PhD no later than September 2024 and must demonstrate excellence in research.

Candidates should register their interest by submitting a CV, cover letter, job market paper, other samples of the research, and recommendation letters from three academic references to be considered.

Application Requirements:
  • Research statement
  • Research Papers
  • Job Market Paper
  • Cover Letter
  • CV
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Application deadline: 06/30/2024
Reference Instructions:
Reference letters will be requested after the inital screening
  • Application Deadline Has Passed