CRC “Poverty, Equity, and Growth in Developing and Transition Countries”, University Goettingen, Germany
Job Description: 

The “Statistical methods” group of the Courant Research Centre “Poverty, Equity, and Growth in Developing and Transition Countries” of the University of Göttingen invites applications for a

Post-Doc Position

The position is available starting January 1st, 2013, will be paid according to the TV-L 13 salary scale and has no teaching responsibility. The position is funded for one year with the option to extend the contract for a further year.

The position gives its holder the opportunity to pursue her / his own research agenda within the overall research program of the Center. Research collaboration with other members of the Center is strongly encouraged.

Successful candidates are expected to hold a superior Ph.D. in Statistics or Mathematics. Moreover, the candidates should have demonstrated potential for interdisciplinary collaboration, an emerging track record of international publications and a good knowledge of English.

The University of Göttingen is placing particular emphasis on fostering career opportunities for female scientists and scholars and therefore strongly encourages qualified women to apply. As part of its gender equality concept, the University of Göttingen provides special support to ease the compatibility of career and family. In cooperation with the city of Göttingen and the non-university research institutions, the University of Göttingen offers a dual career service. Disabled persons with equivalent aptitude for the position will be favored.

Please send us your application preferably by email as one pdf file. In addition, two reference letters should be sent directly to Prof. Tatyana Krivobokova, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, by 15th of November, 2012.

Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
Courant-Zentrum "Poverty, Equity and Growth"
Prof. Tatyana Krivobokova
Wilhelm-Weber-Str. 2
37073 Göttingen
Email: tkrivob at

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Deadline for Application: 
Nov 15 2012