NHH Norwegian School of Economics.Post-doctoral Research Fellow (Assistant Professor) in Law and Economics of Markets and Organizations

Post-doctoral Research Fellow (Assistant Professor) in Law and Economics of Markets and Organizations

NHH Norwegian School of Economics in Bergen, Norway, invites applications for one position as Post-doctoral Research Fellow (Assistant Professor) in a newly established research group in Law and Economics of Markets and Organizations (LEMO). The group includes faculty from several departments, including Department of Economics and Department of Business and Management Science, and the post doc will be affiliated with one of those departments.

NHH and the LEMO group have high ambitions in terms of research and offer a stimulating research environment. The group aims to develop and apply economic tools to understand how legal systems and economic institutions more broadly shape economic outcomes. Potential research topics include (but are not limited to) how law and law enforcement affect contracting, allocations in labor markets, firm’s financial structure, firms’ strategic decisions in product markets and governments’ regulations of such markets. The group’s members have backgrounds from economics and finance, and the applicant should have a similar background.

The position is of three years duration without teaching load or four years duration with teaching and additional graduate supervision within the relevant department.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants should have completed a Ph.D. in relevant subjects by the date of appointment. In the event of equivalent qualifications, female applicants will be given preference.

FURTHER INFORMATION: The salary will be negotiable according to the State Salary Scale for Junior Positions. In addition, we can offer:
– Funds for travel, equipment and other expenses
– Membership in the Norwegian Public Service Pension Fund
– Bonus for publications in selected journals (up to NOK 100 000)

In Norway health care, schools and most other public services are free. The city of Bergen has a mild and coastal climate and offers rich opportunities for culture and outdoor activities (MailScanner has detected a possible fraud attempt from “hq.ssrn.com” claiming to behttp://www.visitnorway.com) as well as a family friendly environment.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Please submit a job market paper or/and publications, three reference letters and a CV, including information on education, work experience and a list of all publications. Reference letters must be submitted by email directly to NHH (kristin.haugland@nhh.no) from the references.

In the assessment of applicants, international experience and qualifications will be emphasized.

Information about the applicant may be made public even though the applicant has requested not to be named in the list of applicants. The applicant will be notified if his/her request is not respected.

Enquiries should be directed to:
– Professor Trond E. Olsen (Department of Business and Management Science), trond.olsen@nhh.no/phone +47 55 95 92 61
– Professor Eirik Gaard Kristiansen (Department of Economics), eirik.kristiansen@nhh.no/phone + 47 55 95 92 78

– Administration manager, Trude K. Gudmundset (Department of Economics), trude.gudmundset@nhh.no/phone +47 55 95 93 46
– Administration manager, Kristin Reichel Teigland (Department of Business and Management Science), kristin.reichel.teigland@nhh.no/phone +47 55 95 94 31

Please use the electronic application form at MailScanner has detected a possible fraud attempt from “hq.ssrn.com” claiming to behttp://www.nhh.no/stilling

Deadline for applications is 18 May 2015.