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IZA regularly offers posts as Research Associates for experienced PhDs in the field of labor economics. Look out for job opportunities or send your CV. Applications for a job as a student helper are welcome as well. Current openings:

1 month ago | Nov 30, 2018

Candidates are ideally close to completion of their Ph.D., bring excellent knowledge of econometrics and a strong interest in applied and policy-oriented labor issues. Their research agenda should fit one of our four focus areas: Changing World of Work, Sustainable Labor Policies, Workers of the Future, Work and Social Cohesion.

Research associates will support our network activities and are expected to engage in attracting external research funding. They are expected to publish their research in top peer-reviewed journals. Team spirit and active participation in the intellectual environment of IZA is essential.

We will conduct our Job Interviews during the EEA winter meeting in Naples, Italy on December 6 and 7, 2018 and at the ASSA Annual Meeting in January, 2019 in Atlanta.

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