Labour Economics - Economics of Migration

1 Research Collaborator position


Labour, Migration, Brain Drain


research related to the recent changes in the European labour markets and the increasing flows of migrants towards and away from Europe ("Brain Drain"); research in the field of Labour Economics, Econometrics and Migration.

Formal requirements:

Possession of a 4 or 5-years undergraduate degree or equivalent MSc's level education in a related field. The candidate must have a curriculum with a suitable scientific and professional background for carrying out research activity in the required field. Excellent knowledge of English, both written and spoken.

Specific requirements:

A PhD in Economics completed or with an ongoing PhD thesis (demonstrable with relevant working papers) or post graduate research activity. Study and research activities should be related to Labour and migration topics. Experience with data and statistics tools such as R, STATA, MATLAB.

Research Area:
Economics and Institutional Change
Research Unit:
ICES - Institutional Change, Economics, Society
Type of contract:
Assegno di ricerca
Gross remuneration:

€21.000,00 in total


one year renewable for an additional year

Full call:
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Director Decree Selection Committee:
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Deadline extension:
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Calendar latest update:

 December 7th, 2015 from 3.00 pm - Piazza San Ponziano, 6 Lucca

Official selection calendar:
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Preliminary shortlist:
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Final ranking:
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Recruitment Program Principles and Standards


Apply ONLINE only.
Before starting prepare the application attachments and information as listed below.


  • Personal info and contact info (compulsory)
  • Number of your Identity Document (Passport or Identity Card) (compulsory)
  • University degree and ongoing PhD (compulsory)


  • Your CV in English (compulsory)