The KOF Swiss Economic Institute at the ETH Zurich is the leading institute for applied research in economics in Switzerland (www.kof.ethz.ch).
You will work in the Division Innovation Economics. You will pursue a PhD in the fields of empirical innovation economics with a focus on digital transformation. You will contribute to our Swiss National Research Programm (NFP 77) project on the digital transformation (for more details: NFP 77).
We offer the opportunity to pursue a high-quality PhD at a renowned institution and to work in a dynamic and collaborative research environment. ETH Zurich offers internationally competitive working conditions. Gross salary will be in accordance with the regulations of ETH Zurich.
You have a master's degree (or equivalent) in economics or any other related subject. You intend to conduct high-quality research. You have a clear interest in innovation economics, business economics, applied econometrics, and computer coding of statistical models. Rigorous training in econometrics and/or statistics is desired. A strong command of STATA or R is desired, Matlab or other programming languages is a plus. Good writing skills in German and English are mandatory. We support the career of women in economics and we encourage female candidates to apply.
We look forward to receiving your online application until August 31, 2021 with the following documents:
Please note that we exclusively accept applications submitted through our online application portal. Applications via email or postal services will not be considered.
Unless a job offer is rejected, candidates who are invited for an interview will be reimbursed for travel expenses.
Further information about KOF Swiss Economic Institute can be found on our website www.kof.ethz.ch. Questions regarding the position should be directed to Mrs Simone Egloff by email firstname.lastname@example.org (no applications).
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|Title||PhD Student in Empirical Innovation Economics|
|Job location||Rämistrasse 101, 8006 Zurich|
|Published||July 21, 2021|
|Job types||PhD  |
|Fields||Econometrics,   Business Administration,   Information Systems,   Mathematical Economics,   Business Economics  |