Job Opportunity: Full Professor of Economics – Monetary and International Macroeconomics

The Faculty of Business, Economics and Social Sciences invites applications for the position of a
Full Professor (W3) of Economics: Monetary and International Macroeconomics
at the Institute of Economics to be filled by 1 October 2017.
The academic responsibilities include research and teaching in the areas “Monetary Economics” and “International Monetary Economics”. Additional expertise in the area of “International Finance” is desirable. The Institute of Economics expects the candidate to contribute to its main research focus “Inequality and Economic Policy Analysis”. The teaching obligations comprise teaching the fundamentals of economics in all programs of the Faculty. Furthermore, the candidate is expected to participate in the doctoral program. The candidate should be able to teach both in German and in English.
The successful candidate should have a scholarly reputation of international standing demonstrated by a track record of sustained publications in peer-reviewed journals and have experience in securing third-party funds.
The position offers attractive conditions for first-time full professor appointees. Prerequisites for applicants are a habilitation (post-doctoral lecturing qualification) or an equivalent research and teaching record which may have been established during a Junior or Assistant Professorship.
The advertised position is tenured. If appointed as full professor for the first time, the University of Hohenheim reserves its right to probationary employment. With equal qualifications, preference will be given to candidates with disabilities.
The University of Hohenheim seeks to increase the proportion of women in research and teaching and strongly encourages female scientists to apply.
Please attach the following documents to your application: a statement of your future research interests, a curriculum vitae, documentation of academic achievements (copies), a list of publications, a list of third-party funded projects, a teaching record, information on teaching evaluations as well as three key publications.
Please apply online at before 30 June 2016. Questions regarding the position may be directed to Prof. Dr. Robert Jung (

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