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Postdoc Research Associate in Behavioural/Experimental Economics

Salary:   £34,189 to £39,609
Closing Date:   Friday 23 November 2018
Interview Date:   To be confirmed
Reference:  A2463

The Department of Economics is an independent part of the Lancaster University Management School (LUMS), which is the most research-intensive business school in the UK (REF 2014). With over 40 members of faculty from more than 15 countries, the Department provides an international, collegial and dynamic research environment with a commitment to world-class academic excellence.

We are currently looking to recruit a postdoc research associate (on a fixed-term contract of 3 years). The M.J. Dormer Fellow will work under the guidance of Professor Eyal Winter on Behavioural and Experimental Economics, as part of the P.W.S. Andrews and Elizabeth Brunner Chair in Industrial Economics. You should have a research agenda and a track record aiming for publications in internationally recognised journals. You will be expected to participate fully in the intellectual life of the department, to maintain a high quality research agenda that reaches out to external networks of collaborators as well as contributing to research activities within the Department and the Faculty. This will include participating in externally funded collaborative research projects as well as seeking funding for one’s own projects. The position comes with a very limited teaching load in your area of expertise.

To apply online please click the apply button below. Please submit a cover letter, a copy of your CV, a sample of research papers and have three reference letters sent by email to A recruitment committee will be attending and conducting first-round interviews at the European Job Market (in December in Naples).

Please direct informal enquiries to Professor Maurizio Zanardi (, Head of the Economics Department, or to Professor Eyal Winter ( Chair of the Recruiting Committee. Details of the activities of the department, including our experimental lab (LExEL) can be found at and information about the Management School as a whole can be found at

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