PhD Research Scholar Positions – NHH Norwegian School of Economics

first_img ← Overseas Development Institute (ODI) Fellowship Scheme 2020/2022 Reddit FACE UP! The IATA Cargo Career Competition → Share 0 Pocket University of Oslo PhD Research Fellowship in Political Science LinkedIn 0 +1 Tweet MyGalileoDrone Competiton Similar Stories Deadline: 15 January 2020Open to: students graduated in economicsBenefits: approximately EUR 47 500 annual salaryDescriptionNHH Norwegian School of Economics is one of the leading business schools in Europe. NHH has an internationally recognized research environment and is the first choice for students who want to study business administration in Norway. NHH has 3,400 students and 400 employees.The Department of Economics is looking for highly motivated and talented individuals. The Ph.D. specialization in economics aims to give dedicated graduates a solid training in performing high-quality scientific research in economics, making use of state of the art empirical and theoretical techniques. The program prepares students for the international academic job market, for positions at national and international policy institutions, central banks and research organizations.EligibilityApplicants must meet the eligibility requirements of the Ph.D. Programme.Master of Science (MSc) or comparable degree relevant for your specialization (e.g. MSc in Economics and Business Administration, Social Sciences, Psychology, Philosophy, Mathematics, Engineering, Industry, Management, Law). Applicants must normally have completed a 5-year master’s degree program;Minimum B (4) in Grade Point Average (GPA), five-point scale (A=five, B=four, C=three, D=two, E=one);Minimum B (4) on your master thesislAn adequate level of academic and English language proficiency. This may require specific documentation by proficiency tests.BenefitsThe annual salary for the Ph.D. Research Scholar position is set according to the Norwegian State Salary, which currently is NOK 479 000 (equivalent to approximately EUR 47 500 or USD 52 300). The salary ensures a fair standard of living in Norway and is subject to Norwegian taxes and benefits, including public health care benefits and pension savings.How to apply?You are required to upload electronically the following documentation with your application:Certificate of a Master of science degree or equivalent (please include transcripts of grades)Certificate of a Bachelor degree or equivalent (please include transcripts of grades)Other relevant certificates or transcripts (e.g. courses completed at the PhD level)If the issuing authority of grades and degrees does not use the ECTS grading scale, please include an official description of the applied grading scale systemStatement of purpose describing your motivation for applying this position (250-300 words)Tentative research proposal (2000-4000 words) describing the aims, objectives, research questions, and elaborating on your motivation for pursuing the proposed area of research. Please note that your research project is tentative and often needs adjustments after acceptance into the programCurriculum vitaeA list of all publications and/or other documented research activitiesContact details of two refereesPlease upload the documents in separate files, not combined in one single file.A letter of recommendation may strengthen your application but is not mandatory. The referees should send their letters of recommendation to [email protected] by the latest 15 January 2020.In order to apply, please click here.For more information, please visit the official web page. December 3, 2019 Published by sanja PhD Research Scholar Positions – NHH Norwegian School of Economics University of Oslo PhD Research Fellowship in Political Science 2021/2022last_img read more