Job Opening

14 May 2014

wiiw is looking for an economist with a concentration on international economics.

The position is limited to one year in the first instance; it can be extended following a satisfactory probationary period. Start: as soon as possible.

Major tasks

  • Research in the field of international economics
  • Widen our expertise on trade policy and modelling
  • Acquisition and execution of research projects


  • PhD in Economics / or just before completion of PhD (good university degree)
  • Research experience in international economics
  • Interest in applied research
  • Good quantitative and econometric skills
  • Excellent English (written and oral); knowledge of German is an advantage
  • Ability to work in teams

We are paying salaries comparable to universities. Remuneration for the position will be € 36,000 gross annual income or above. Women are encouraged to apply.

Please send your applications (with cover letter and CV) to