Tailored Opportunities: Postdoctoral Researcher in Agricultural/Environmental/Development Economics


The department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development at the University of Göttingen (Germany), Chair of Environmental and Resource Economics (Prof. Dr. M. Wollni), is recruiting a postdoctoral researcher in Agricultural/Environmental /Development Economics. The postdoctoral researcher will be associated with the Research Unit “Social-Ecological Systems in the Indian Rural-Urban Interface: Functions, Scales, and Dynamics of Transition“(FOR2432), a large, interdisciplinary research project funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG).


Applicant should have completed a PhD in Agricultural Economics, Environmental Economics, Development Economics or a related field (with very good results)


The deadline of the application is April 30, 2019


Applications should be submitted online as a single pdf file under this link:

https://lotus2.gwdg.de/uni/uzdv/perso/knr_100518.nsf. The application document should include cover letter, full CV with the contact information of two referees, copies of University Certificates and transcript, and a 1-2 pages summary of your PhD thesis.


The salary is in accordance with the German public service salary scale (TVL-E13) with 100%, which corresponds to 39.8 working hours per week. The University is committed itself to being a family-friendly institution and supports their employees in balancing work and family life.

For more information about the Chair Group, please visit: http://www.uni-goettingen.de/en/108411.htmlP

If you have any questions, please contact Prof. Dr. Meike Wollni Email: mwollni1@gwdg.de

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