Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Utrecht


The Department of Macro, International and Labour Economics (MILE) at the School of Business and Economics (SBE) of Maastricht University offers a 4-year PhD position, starting September 1, 2020. Eligible candidates must have successfully completed a – preferably 2-year (120 ECTS) – Master’s degree (MSc or MPhil) in (Quantitative) Economics, Econometrics, Mathematics, or a related area (before September 2019) and have a good “competence” in written and spoken English.

We are looking for a candidate who has – proven - interest in and wants to work on a research project fitting with at least one of the research lines within the department: international monetary macroeconomics, trade, globalisation and emerging market economies, or labour and education. The candidate is expected to contribute to teaching activities at the department, taking max. 20% of his/her time.

We offer a dynamic and challenging job in an internationally oriented organisation. The candidate will be part of an international network of top universities and renowned scholars within the field. MILE has strong collaborations with other institutes and departments at Maastricht University and elsewhere.

  • education
  • ms project
  • teaching