Ca’ Foscari invites applications for a tenure track assistant professor position in the area of Economics
Ca’ Foscari is a research intensive institution committed to competing for international scientific excellence through the recruitment of the best academic talents worldwide. Talented young researchers and experienced senior professors make Ca’ Foscari a stimulating environment for career development and research freedom. Our university is committed to research excellence, funding promising researchers and developing international partnerships. As a leading research university, Ca’ Foscari explores cutting-edge research directions across disciplinary boundaries, setting a new agenda designed around six global challenges.
Ca’ Foscari is looking for a researcher in the area of Economics, capable of inspiring students to become game-changers in their own fields and to make a genuine difference in the world.
The assistant professor will guarantee courses (both in Italian and in English) at the undergraduate, master and PhD levels, mainly (but not exclusively) courses concerning the area of Microeconomics. The research activity will cover theories and applications of Microeconomics, related to the behaviour of individuals and the evaluation of the impacts on markets (real and financial markets).
The researcher will be also involved in managerial and organizational matters of the Department.
The position will be in the Department of Economics, a center that carries out innovative research in fields such as economics, finance, statistics and mathematics, covering all the legal, social, international, and environmental aspects of these disciplines.
The Department has recently received a “Department of Excellence” Award by the Italian Ministry of Education, Universities and Research. The Excellence Award has allowed the department to receive additional state funding to develop innovative projects on Economic and Risk Analytics for public policies.
The QS World University Ranking by subject has placed Ca’ Foscari of Venice among the top 250 universities in the world for Economics & Econometrics and Accounting & Finance.
The Department offers Bachelor, Master and PhD programmes taught entirely in English. Numerous internships opportunities abroad, more than 40 Erasmus+ destinations, prestigious partnerships, Double and Joint degree programmes with some of the most important universities worldwide all contribute to the international dimension that has always characterized Ca' Foscari.
Since its foundation in 1868, Ca’ Foscari University of Venice has been a leader in Economics and Foreign Languages and Cultures. Today, Ca’ Foscari is exploring new frontiers in research, focusing on Climate Change, Digital Humanities, Digital and Social Innovation, and Nanosciences. An intellectual powerhouse of international repute in the heart of the city of Venice, Ca’ Foscari provides a one-of-a-kind blend of scientific research, cultural heritage and history, offering a life-changing experience to its students and researchers, with a transformative impact on the local community.
Ca’ Foscari University of Venice has also obtained the full Human Resources Strategy for Researchers certificate, a set of initiatives to improve work conditions for researchers and to attract talents worldwide. Ca’ Foscari provides applicants with exclusive services and onboarding initiatives. Our Housing office will help you search for a suitable and convenient accommodation, matching your needs and preferences with the available options.
If you are a non-Italian applicant or if you have resided outside of Italy for more than 3 years, you will benefit from a favorable tax treatment for the first 4 years of the contract.
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|Title||Assistant professor position in the area of Economics|
|Employer||Ca’ Foscari University of Venice|
|Job location||Dorsoduro 3246, 30123 Venezia|
|Published||March 3, 2020|
|Application deadline||March 30, 2020|
|Job types||Assistant / Associate Professor,   Tenure Track  |
|Fields||Microeconomics,   Financial Economics,   Behavioural Economics,   Business Economics  |