Stockholm School of Economics, China Economic Research Center
Visiting Fellowship

The China Economic Research Center (CERC) at the Stockholm School of Economics invites applications from candidates for a Visiting Fellowship on the economies of China and East Asia. This one-year position is suitable for junior or mid-career researchers seeking to do independent studies on contemporary topics related to the economics, finance, or politics of China and emerging East Asia. The Fellow will take up the position from January 2013 and is expected to be an active member of the research center and contribute by publishing research in leading journals.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Qualified applicants will have a PhD in economics, finance, political science or related fields. The Visiting Fellow receives a tax-free scholarship of SEK 270,000 per year. Funds to cover travel between their home and Stockholm as well as for conference participation are available.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Applicants shall submit the following material:
- Curriculum Vitae
- Cover Letter
- Research Proposal
- Work Samples (thesis, journal articles, and/or working papers)

Selected applicants may be asked to send in letters of reference. Applications shall be submitted by October 15, 2012 by email to

FURTHER INFORMATION: For more information on the fellowship, contact Program Manager Ms. Nanhee Lee at

Posted 9/16/12