Centre for Market Design, Department of Economics Faculty of Business and Economics
Salary: $98,775 - $117,290 p.a plus 17% superannuation
The Centre for Market Design (CMD) (http://cmd.org.au/) of the Department of Economics seeks to appoint up to three Post-Doctoral Research Fellows with interests in market design, mechanism design, industrial organization, and/or applied microeconomics along with other associated disciplines.
The objectives of the Centre are to: (i) undertake research in market design and its associated academic disciplines; (ii) support an innovative microeconomic policy agenda with the aim of solving significant social and economic problems through the design of policy mechanisms; (iii) build capability in theory and empirics pertaining to market design. Working collaboratively with a team of leading academics, researchers, and doctoral students, Post-Doctoral Fellows will conduct research in support of the agenda of the Centre along with developing their own research careers. Applications are sought from individuals with a variety of backgrounds and interests in market design and microeconomics, as the activities of the Centre span applied policy problems, field and lab experiments, data collection, econometric modelling, and data analysis, along with microeconomic theory.
Please do not apply via the University site. Please apply online via the advertisement on the American Economic Association JOE listings (you may need to copy and paste this link into your browser):
Close date: 15 Dec 2018
Position Description and Selection Criteria
For information to assist you with compiling short statements to answer the selection criteria, please go to: https://about.unimelb.edu.au/careers/selection-criteria