Economist/Senior Economist/Adviser

Do you want to be a part of our new, independent research unit?

Danmarks Nationalbank has established a new, independent research unit with the aim of conducting research in macroeconomics, financial economics, monetary and international economics and macroeconometrics, and developing economic models and tools to support Danmarks Nationalbank's policy decisions. Economists in the research unit are expected to produce high-quality research to be published in refereed journals and will benefit from an outstanding research environment and strong ties with the academic community in Denmark. Candidates can find more information about the Research Unit here.

The Research Unit has several openings at the junior and senior level. Applications from all areas of Macroeconomics, International Economics and Financial Economics are invited. The Research Unit is especially interested in soliciting applications from candidates working on macro-finance, macro-labor and related fields where the extensive microdata available in Denmark can be exploited to assess macroeconomic policy challenges. Salaries are commensurate with experience and level of achievement.

Ph.D. in economics or finance. Candidates currently enrolled in a Ph.D. program must be approaching the completion of their thesis. For senior positions, a proven publication track record in top-tier professional journals and demonstrated leadership in research are expected. Knowledge of Danish is not required.

Please apply using the Job Openings for Economist listing for this position. The job listing contains details on all application requirements.

Application deadline: 11/22/2017

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS                       
Cover Letter
Job Market Paper
Research Papers
Letters of Reference
Research Papers

Candidate submissions, including all letters of recommendation, must be received by the submission date.
State clearly in the heading of the cover letter: 1) position applied for (junior or senior); 2) primary field of expertise (macroeconomics, international economics, financial economics, macroeconometrics).
Submit at least 3 Research Papers, with preferably an additional 2 for a total of 5 Research papers.
Send at least three letters of reference using JOE. Additional letters can also be sent to stating in the subject line the candidate's name.

Short-listed candidates will be invited to interviews at the 2018 ASSA meetings or another agreed location.

Junior positions: any questions regarding this posting should be directed to: Camilla Green,

Senior positions: any questions regarding this posting should be directed to: Federico Ravenna,

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