Faculty of Economics and Management
The Chair of International Economics (Prof. Manuel Oechslin) at the Faculty of Economics and Management, University of Lucerne, Switzerland, invites applications for a

Funded PhD position in political economics / international economic development

starting March 1, 2022 (negotiable)

The successful applicant will complete a tailored graduate course program (e.g., the Swiss National Bank's Gerzensee program) and write a doctoral thesis. The position comes with comparatively light teaching obligations. The terms of employment are subject to university regulations. The salary is internationally competitive.
Applicants should hold (or soon earn) an excellent master's degree in economics and have a specific interest in one of the above-mentioned subject areas. An affinity for economic modeling would be highly welcome.
Please submit the usual documents (cover letter, CV, transcript, and - if possible – a master's thesis) via the apply button below. In addition, please ask two academic referees to send their reference letters by email to manuel.oechslin@unilu.ch. Applications will be considered until the position is filled.
For further information, please contact Prof. Manuel Oechslin (manuel.oechslin@unilu.ch).