The Hertie School of Governance Berlin, a European Professional School for Public Policy is
Professor of Economics
The Hertie School of Governance is an international teaching and research center of excellence
that prepares students for leadership positions in government, business, and civil society. An
internationally recruited faculty, interdisciplinary in outlook, research, and teaching, offers
analytically challenging and practice-oriented courses on governance, policy analysis, management,
and leadership. As a professional school, we seek faculty members with a strong commitment
to high-quality teaching. Our goal is to help students grow intellectually in a professional,
research-intensive environment, characterized by public debate and engagement.
The Hertie School is recruiting a Professor of Economics working on policy-relevant topics in
the areas of macro- or international economics (broadly defined). We are looking for a scholar
who can combine state-of-the-art research with the teaching profile and research agenda of a
public policy school: high policy-relevance in research and teaching is required. The position is
full-time and intended to be filled at the level of full professor, but particularly promising early
career candidates will be considered, too. The expected start date is 1 September 2018.
The Hertie School seeks faculty with a commitment to intensive, high-quality teaching and
innovative research of potential interest to the international scholarly community and policymakers.
Candidates are expected to show full commitment to working in an interdisciplinary,
international environment with English as the language of instruction and operation. The successful
candidate will teach courses in the School’s Master, Executive, and PhD programmes.
The Hertie School particularly encourages applications from female scholars and from candidates
with international backgrounds.
We offer an internationally competitive salary in line with the candidate’s qualifications, excellent
working conditions, a vibrant research environment, and a lively community of policy
debate in the political heart of Germany.
The deadline for the submission of applications is 15 August 2017
. The Hertie School will review
applications that include a letter of motivation, a current curriculum vitae (publication list,
degrees earned, if applicable: positions held, teaching experience, research projects, awards
received), two writing samples and, if applicable, teaching evaluations. Early career candidates
should include three letters of recommendation from professors familiar with their work.
Please send your application to firstname.lastname@example.org
, indicating where you
found the advertisement.
For information about the Hertie School visit www.hertie-school.org
For questions about the position, please contact the President/Dean Professor Helmut K.
Anheier, PhD (email@example.com
Strict confidentiality in the application process is assured. The Hertie School is an equal