3 Openings in Economics and Management for future PhD Candidates (3-4 years)

Job Description & Qualification


The « Governance and Regulation » Chair of the University Paris-Dauphine|PSL has three openings in economics and management for doctoral candidates. Candidates must have a solid background in economics (institutional and organizational economics, industrial organization, political economy, law and economics) or management (strategy and organization) and be familiar with applied analysis. Expertise in the economics of regulation or non-market strategies is preferable but not required.


The doctoral candidates will be working within the research team made of researchers in economics, management, law, and political science. The doctoral candidates are expected to contribute to research projects in the political economy of regulation or on issues related to the regulation of specific industries. A special attention will be given to applicants with an interest for:
• The regulation of digital ecosystems;
• New business models and the challenge they raise in regulated industries (either utilities, transportation, finance, or health);
• The ecologic transformation of industries (incl. the circular economy);
• Political and bureaucratic decision making in the context of regulated industries.

The candidate's main task will be to prepare a doctoral thesis. The thesis must be undertaken at the University of Dauphine but can also be part of a joint supervision with another university.


3-year fixed-term contract, renewable once (up to a total of 4 years maximum). According to the French standards, the Doctoral Researcher will be paid 18k€ net/year, which include social coverage. She/He will be expected to have a permanent residence in Paris.


- Master's degree in Economics or Management, with a significant focus on quantitative methods.
- Have the linguistic skills to evolve in a multilingual environment: fluency in English and a good understanding of French will be considered an advantage.


Review of applications will begin August 15th, 2021 and continue until the positions are closed.
Application materials must be in PDF format and include a cover letter, CV, transcript of concluded university studies, one letter of reference, and the name, current position, and contact for two other potential referees

Applicants have to upload their application and application material at https://forms.gle/sVoL3n9v8TAXVn1y8

Questions should be asked to the coordinator of the Chair: Marie-Helene CAITUCOLI <marie-helene.caitucoli@dauphine.psl.eu>

About the Organization


The Governance and Regulation Chair is a research program involving the University Paris-Dauphine|PSL — a leading University in Economics and Management in France —, and businesses, and regulatory agencies. Its working program includes the political economy and institutional organization of regulation, the strategies of the various stakeholders involved in the regulatory game, the assessment of alternative modes of regulations; the digital, environmental and globalization challenges for the governance of industries and markets. The Chair offers an outstanding environment for scholarly publication and high-level communication of research to policy and business audiences.

More information at http://chairgovreg.fondation-dauphine.fr/

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Job ID

ID: J9034