Post-doctoral Research Fellowship in Economics – One-year Appointment with Possible Extension to 2 Years
Scope of Research:
Quantitative analysis of education in South Africa and southern Africa. Analysis of education data sets, particularly international educational evaluations (SACMEQ, TIMSS, PIRLS, PISA-D). The focus will be on social gradients and resilience, closely linked to current research undertaken by Resep.
Host: Prof Servaas van der Berg, Research on Socioeconomic Policy (Resep), Dept. of Economics, Stellenbosch University
Requirement: PhD (must have graduated within the last five years) in the Economics of Education or a related field, with research experience in the Economics of Education.
Commencement of duties: As soon as possible
Closing date for applications: 31 December 2020
Enquiries: Silke Rothkegel van Velden at email@example.com
Applications: Send a letter of application, accompanied by a comprehensive curriculum vitae, including list of publications and the names and contact details of at least two referees, to firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com.
Note: Please note that postdoctoral fellows are not appointed as employees and their fellowships are awarded tax free. They are therefore not eligible for employee benefits.