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Real Estate Economics
Real estate economics is an applied subject area that, with the help of economic theories and methodological tools, studies building and real estate markets with their specific properties also as part of technical systems. The employment's focus on economics includes system analyzes of the changes that, for example, digitalization and various sustainability aspects create in the public construction sector with a special focus on real estate and construction. Applications can be found in both commercial real estate markets and housing markets.
The position as associate professor includes teaching in courses at basic and advanced level as well as supervision of doctoral students. The associate professor is expected to conduct his or her own research and actively work to fund it. Participation in the development of the department's other activities and faculty assignments is also expected. The associate professor’s activities are expected to contribute to meeting KTH's goals in sustainable development. The associate professor is expected to be able to teach in Swedish within three years. If necessary, a language plan is drawn up to support employment.
Those qualified for appointment as an associate professor are persons who have:
The assessment criteria for appointment as an associate professor at KTH shall be the degree of expertise required as a qualification for employment. In addition, the assessment criteria stated in the KTH appointments procedure, section 1.2., apply in relation to the employment profile laid down.
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Disclaimer: In case of discrepancy between the Swedish original and the English translation of the job announcement, the Swedish version takes precedence.Type of employment: Permanent position
|Title||Associate Professor in Real Estate Economics|
|Employer||KTH Royal Institute of Technology|
|Job location||Valhallavägen 79, 100 44 Stockholm|
|Published||April 15, 2021|
|Application deadline||May 26, 2021|
|Job types||Assistant / Associate Professor  |
|Fields||Real Estate Economics  |