Sort on published: 2017-09-22
Uppsala University is a comprehensive research-intensive university with a strong international standing. Our mission is to pursue top-quality research and education and to interact constructively with society. Our most important assets are all the individuals whose curiosity and dedication make Uppsala University one of Sweden’s most exciting workplaces. Uppsala University has 42,000 students, 7,000 employees and a turnover of SEK 6.7 billion.
The duties consists of supporting researchers within the ongoing research project "Empirical Studies of the Microfoundations of Macroeconomic Theory" funded by the Ragnar Söderberg Foundation (see http://ragnarsoderbergsstiftelse.se/makroekonomiska-modeller for more information). Important tasks are the handling and analysis of large amounts of data as well as coding economic and statistical models.
We are looking for you who have recently completed or soon will complete an academic education with a focus on mathematics, finance, econometrics, mathematical statistics, statistics, economics or the like, with clear elements of programming. We want you to have good quantitative analytical ability as well as advanced knowledge of and relevant programming experience in Stata and /or MATLAB. Furthermore, we attach great importance to the ability to document your work in writing.
We are looking for a person who is service-oriented, careful, self-reliant and persistent. Fluency in written and spoken English is a requirement. Since data documentation is only available in Swedish, basic knowledge of Swedish is meriting. Experience of Fortran, C / C ++, Gauss, Python and SAS is a merit.
Uppsala University aims for gender balance and diversity in all activities in order to achieve a higher quality at all levels of the organization. We therefore welcome applicants of any gender and with different birth background, functionality and Life experience.
November 1, 2017 or by agreement.
Type of employment:
Temporary position 1 year with the possibility of an extension.
Information about the position is given by Professor Mikael Carlsson, telephone: 018/4717140, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
The application deadline is October 12 2017, UFV-PA 2017/3246.
The application must include a personal letter that clearly states the candidates qualifications and relevant experience (max 2 pages), CV, copy of academic degree, theseis/ degree project and contact information for three references.The application must be written in English.
We decline offers of recruitment and advertising help. We only accept the application the way described in the advertisement.
Placement: Department of Economics
Type of employment: Full time , Permanent position
Pay: Fast lön
Number of positions: 1
Working hours: 100%
County: Uppsala län
Ellena Papaioannou, Seko
Per Sundman, Saco-rådet 018-471 1485
Suzanne Borén Andersson, TCO/ST 018-471 6251
Number of reference: UFV-PA 2017/3246
Last application date: 2017-10-12