SESRIC Seeking Economists/Researchers
Date : 19 December 2013

Title: Economists/Researchers
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Ankara, Turkey

JEL Classifications:
A -- General Economics and Teaching
D -- Microeconomics
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
F -- International Economics
G -- Financial Economics
H -- Public Economics
I -- Health, Education, and Welfare
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
M -- Business Administration and Business Economics; Marketing; Accounting
O -- Economic Development, Technological Change, and Growth
Q -- Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics
R -- Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics
Z -- Other Special Topics

Deadline Information: Until the post is filled. 

The Statistical, Economic and Social Research and Training Centre for Islamic Countries (SESRIC) invites candidates with Ph.D. degree (or near completion) in Economics, and/or Management to fill a number of existing vacancies. Candidates are expected to possess strong skills of applied economics. A limited number of positions are also available for candidates with MA degree.

Requirements for all applicants are good command of economic theory, statistical and econometric methods and applications, excellent command of written and spoken English (Arabic or French will be a plus) and the ability to develop and implement practical research projects. The ideal candidate should possess good analytical, negotiation, communication, and advocacy skills and the capacity to work independently as well as in team, in an international, multicultural environment. Candidates that have strong qualitative and quantitative skills, an active research agenda, and an interest in policy-relevant empirical research will be preferred. Positions require extensive travel abroad.

Application Instructions:

Applicants are kindly requested to send a cover letter or statement, curriculum vitae including information on their research, job market paper, and three letters of recommendation to . The subject line of the e-mail should include "SESRIC - Search 2013-2014".

Email for Applications: