Applying Behavioral Economics to Game-Based Education

1 Research Collaborator position
(Deadline June 11th, 2021 12:00 )

Game-based Education, Behavioral Economics, Game Science

The research unit Axes of the IMT School is looking for a full-time research collaborator starting september 2021 in the area of behavioral economics and, specifically, of its application to game-based learning. In particular, expertise on fieldwork with children is welcome.
The Research collaborator is directly involved in the entire research process, including:
- Setting up the study
- Developing the experimental design
- Collecting data
- Drafting the paper
- Disseminating the paper
Formal requirements
  • Master degree in economics o related field
  • High quality peer reviewed research articles
  • Excellent knowledge of both written and spoken English.
Specific requirements
  • Experience in the area of applied game theory/signaling games 
Gross amount

Approximately € 22000


1 year (renewable)


SECS-P/01, SECS-P/02, SECS-P/03


PRIN 2017 Bilancini (codice MUR 20178293XT_002) Titolo Progetto: Cognitive Modes, Social Motives and Prosocial Behavior, CUP D68D20000100001

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Before filling in the application form, please read thoroughly the full call and collect all the files you may need:


  • Personal info and contact info (compulsory);
  • University degree (compulsory);
  • PhD (compulsory only if stated in the full call).


  • The scanned copy of a valid identity document (Passport or Identity Card - compulsory);
  • Your CV in English (compulsory).