The Centre for Research in Economics of Education invites applications for 2
PhD positions in the field of economics of vocational and professional
education as part of the research program of the Swiss Leading House on VPET
Economics (www. leadinghouse.ch).
The successful applicants are expected to write their cumulative thesis in the
field of economics of vocational and professional education with a choice of
several in-teresting topics. We offer the environment of a top-class economics
department complemented by the research infrastructure of the Leading House,
which has its own doctoral programme with renowned international lecturers in
the field of economics of education. You will be part of a team with post-docs
and an assistant professorship yet to be created. You will have preferential
access to interesting empirical datasets and resources to create your own
empirical observations and datasets.
We expect an above average master's degree in economics with a strong focus on
empirical methods (econometrics) and with the required grade average for a
PhD at the University of Bern.
Applications, including a letter of motivation, diploma, copy of the master
thesis and one letter of reference, should be addressed electronically to Dr.
Daniel Goller (firstname.lastname@example.org), latest by November 15. Questions
can be directed to Professor Stefan Wolter (email@example.com).