Associate or Full Professorship in Microeconomics

Company:University of St.Gallen

Location: Switzerland / St.Gallen

Discipline: Microeconomics

Employment Type: Permanent Full-time


Associate or Full Professorship in Microeconomics (100%)

School of Economics and Political Science

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Associate or Full Professorship in Microeconomics (100%)

The University of St.Gallen and its School of Economics and Political Science invite applications for an Associate Professorship or Full Professorship (open rank) in the field of Microeconomics, ideally with a focus on behavioural economics. Candidates are expected to have a strong track record of internationally recognized research in leading general interest or field journals.

Successful candidates will be actively engaged in teaching Microeconomics courses across all levels in our programmes. Therefore, excellent teaching skills are essential. We are looking for a candidate with a commitment to academic leadership and citizenship. Candidates should possess formidable skills to actively contribute to public discourse and engage in outreach activities. Experience in the acquisition of third-party funding is a plus. Successful candidates are invited to acquire a passive knowledge of the German language within two years.

The University of St.Gallen is committed to promoting equal opportunities and an inclusive working culture. We explicitly encourage women and members of underrepresented groups to apply. We seek to fill the position as of August 1st, 2025, or by mutual agreement. Interviews are thought to be conducted in person on November 7, 2024. For further information, please contact Professor Dr Dirk Lehmkuhl, Chair of the Appointment Committee (

The application should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching and research statements, list of publications, identification of two publications that best represent your research, and contact information for two professional references that we may contact if shortlisted for the position. Candidates should submit their application to the President of the University of St.Gallen, Professor Dr Manuel Ammann online via at the latest by August 15, 2024.

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