Post doctoral position in the field of macro-labor

Stockholm School of Economics

The Stockholm School of Economics invites applications for a post doc in the field of macro-labor at the Department of Economics

The position is a one-year post doc, with the option for a second year, in the field of macro-labor. The post doc will work together with Professor Johanna Wallenius (and potential co-authors) on a project on life cycle labor supply. A key focus of the project is on understanding inequality and the interaction of risks and social insurance systems over the life cycle. Much of the project is quantitative in nature, so good computational skills are an asset. The objective is to co-author high quality journal articles. There is no teaching associated with the position.

The position starts September 1, 2022.

Salary: 40 000 SEK per month (before tax).
Qualified candidates should have completed a doctoral degree or equivalent by the start of the position.

To be considered for the position, candidates must submit: CV, job market paper and 3 letters of recommendation via The deadline for submitting applications is February 15, 2022 (review and selection of applications may start earlier).

SSE is committed to a balanced gender distribution and values a variety of backgrounds and experiences among our employees. We therefore welcome all applicants regardless of their gender, ethnicity, gender identity or expression, disability, sexual orientation, age, or religion or other beliefs.

Please direct any questions about the nature of the position to:
Professor Johanna Wallenius,

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About the Stockholm School of Economics

Type of employment Temporary position longer than 6 months
Contract type Full time
First day of employment September, 2022
Salary 40 000 SEK per month (before tax)
Number of positions 1
Working hours 100% (non-regulated working hours)
City Stockholm
County Stockholms län
Country Sweden
Reference number 2021/67
  • Professor Johanna Wallenius, johanna.wallenius@hhs
Published 18.Oct.2021
Last application date 15.Feb.2022 11:59 PM CET