Regional and urban economics or microeconometrics

The position is available from September 1, 2015 or later for a period of two years.

The CESAER recruits a postdoctoral scholar for research in regional and urban economics, who must have proven skills in the application of econometric methods. The PostDoc will contribute to a research program for the Société du Grand Paris, with three economists, two geographers, one physician and one urban planner. The successful candidate will estimate how density changes (in response to transportation network changes) affect the costs of providing infrastructures and public services.

Applicants are expected to have completed (or being close to completing) a Ph.D. in Economics and to have a strong background in microeconometrics and/or regional and urban economics. Some proficiency in Geographic Information Systems would be appreciated.

Interested candidates should send their applications (CV, names of two potential references, the job market paper, copies of Master’s and Ph.D. certificates and a grade transcript, if available) to breuille@dijon.inra.fr and jlegallo@univ-fcomte.fr.

Deadline for applications : July 1, 2015

For further information, applicants can contact :

Marie Breuillé Phone: +33 (0)3 80 77 23 66

Julie Le Gallo Email:  Phone: +33 (0)3 81 66 67 52