Title: Postdoctoral Fellowship
Location: Paris, France
Keywords: Globalization, Technology, Networks, Labor Markets

Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Economics at the University of Paris-Dauphine, PSL.

One postdoctoral fellowship in economics (up to 3 years) is being offered through the University of Paris-Dauphine – PSL and the research project/funds of Professor Farid Toubal. The Fellow will conduct her/his own research on a range of topics, including advancing our understanding of the connection between global value chains, productivity, the diffusion of technology and employment.

The post will grant privileged access to large data sets at the frontier of data collection in this area (for e.g the French administrative employee-employer dataset or ORBIS) providing fertile ground for follow-on work in a range of areas. Topics related to the diffusion of knowledge and growth are particularly accessible with the data, which covers most medium to large size corporations across several OECD economies.


Highly motivated postdoctoral researcher with extensive experience in (1) data processing, data analysis, and econometrics; and (2) familiarity with and interest in the literatures on global value chains, networks and technology. English language skills (verbal and written) must be strong. PhD in a Management Science or Economics field with the Doctorate to be defended before October 1st, 2022.

The fellowships will last up to three years in duration and the Fellow will participate in the research community at Dauphine and in the consortium of the H2021: RETHINK-GSC, which consists of eight European universities, three research institutes and one think tank.

Compensation and Application Process

The salary, benefits, and research funds for the position will be competitive with other postdoctoral fellowships. The gross annual salary amounts to about 57k€.

There are no teaching or administrative duties attached with the position.

Application Requirements:


The contact of three references

Research paper(s) representative of the research of the application

Application Instructions:

Please send your application package to farid.toubal@dauphine.psl.eu.
The deadline for applications is July 15th, 2022.
The appointment is scheduled to begin as early as October 2022.