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Assistant Professor (tenure track)
Econometric Institute, Erasmus University Rotterdam

Company Information: The Econometric Institute has a strong research tradition in both theoretical and applied econometrics. Focal areas of interest include applications of econometrics in finance, marketing, and economics.

The Econometric Institute offers excellent research facilities and has collaboration with researchers in econometrics, economics, business, management, computational statistics, and medicine. The Econometric Institute is active in various teaching programs, in particular in the Bachelor and Master programs in Econometrics and various programs in Economics.

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Position Title: Assistant Professor (tenure track)

Duties and Responsibilities: We are looking for candidates with expertise in the field of computational statistics and/or machine learning, who have the potential to publish in top statistics, econometrics, economics, marketing or computer science journals.

Successful candidates are expected to demonstrate excellence in research and teaching. The teaching load (at the undergraduate, MSc, and/or PhD level) is moderate.

Position Qualifications: Candidates should hold a PhD or be near completion of their dissertation by the start date.

Salary Range:

Benefits: The compensation package is very competitive relative to European salaries and includes several secondary benefits (such as a pension plan that is partially funded by the university). Favorable tax agreements may apply to non-Dutch applicants.


Application Information: For inquiries by e-mail or phone please contact:

Contact: Chen Zhou
Phone: +31 10 40 81342

Consideration of candidates will begin immediately and will continue until Oct 30, 2017. Applicants should submit a cover letter, CV, research papers, and at least three reference letters via the following link

Only electronic applications will be considered.

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Application Deadline: 10/31/2017