Assistant Professor position with tenure in Economics

Job opening in 2024: 1 Assistant Professor position with tenure in Economics, University Paris Dauphine – PSL, Paris, France

The Department of Economics of Université Paris Dauphine – PSL invites applications to fill up 1 permanent tenured position at the Assistant Professor level (Maître de Conférences) beginning in October 1st, 2024.


Applications are invited in all fields of Economics.  Candidates whose research lies in one of the areas of specialty of the department may have an advantage. The quality of the application will notably be assessed by its ability to submit work to leading field or generalist journals.

The annual salary is 25,000 - 40,000 Euros after taxes, depending on experience and qualification. We also offer a light teaching load during the first three years (approximately 75 hours/year). 

The recruited person is expected to teach at Bachelor's and Master's level and to carry out active research in economics. The teaching load is of 128 hours per year, but we offer a reduced teaching load during the first three years (50% of course exemption the first year and 33% the two subsequent years). Mastering conversational French is an asset. Teaching can be proposed in French or in English, yet the recruited person is expected to be able to teach in French, at least for a part of the teaching, four years after hiring.


Instructions for the application


Candidates must have completed a Ph.D. in Economics by January 19th 2024 and be in a position to apply for an Assistant Professor position using the official Galaxie procedure (see here). The application procedure will be entirely held through the Galaxie platform.


More information about the LEDa


LEDa (80 tenured faculty members) is the economics department of Université Paris-Dauphine, associated with the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS, and the Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD, The LEDa’s research is organized in five areas : health and ageing, international economics and development, macroeconomics and finance, energy and climate, economic theory. The Université Paris Dauphine-PSL is located in central Paris. It is a founding member of Université PSL (Paris Sciences et Lettres


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