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Doctorate or PhD
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15 Sep, 2017

Full Professor of International Economics - University of St.Gallen

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59786067c4e03 USG E A4 hoch CMYKThe University of St.Gallen, Switzerland - a leading University in Management, Economics, Law, Social Sciences and International Affairs - seeks to appoint a Full Professor of International Economics (100%)
starting August 1, 2018 or by mutual agreement.

Candidates should have a track record of internationally recognised research in the field of international economics, proven teaching excellence and the ability to contribute to public debates.

Following the creation of a Global Centre for International Economic Analysis, the University of St.Gallen seeks applications for a Chair in international economics with a substantial record of research publication in top journals and a promising pipeline. Preference will be given to candidates with an established interest in empirical research and economic policy. Active engagement with practitioners - from the private, public, or non-profit sectors - is expected. A demonstrated ability to train senior decision-makers is a plus. 

The University of St.Gallen is committed to increasing the number of international scholars among its faculty. Qualified female candidates and applicants with backgrounds not well represented among our current senior faculty are particularly encouraged to apply.

For further information, please contact Professor James W. Davis, Ph.D., Dean of the School of Economics and Political Science ( or +41 71 224 2600).

Candidates should submit their application, including cover letter, curriculum vitae, publications list, a published work that best represents their current research profile, and a two-page outline of a research agenda for the next five years in electronic form to the President of the University of St.Gallen, Professor Dr. Thomas Bieger (email: 

The deadline for applications is September 15th, 2017.
Job keywords/tags:  Professor , University St.Gallen , International Economics , International Economic Analysis