Senior Researchers in Comparative / International Political Economy


The Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies (MPIfG) is seeking

Senior Researchers in Comparative / International Political Economy

to join two of its project areas. The Political Economy of Growth Models project area, which is headed by Lucio Baccaro, welcomes applications in particular from scholars interested in comparative capitalism broadly defined, while scholars interested in European economic and social integration are encouraged to apply to the Research Group on the Political Economy of European Integration project area, headed by Martin Höpner.

Applicants are required to have completed a PhD in political science, sociology, or economics, and show promise of excellence in their publication record. The successful applicants will have the opportunity to pursue a habilitation and to teach at the International Max Planck Research School on the Social and Political Constitution of the Economy (IMPRS-SPCE,imprs.mpifg.de). The positions are for an initial three-year period, with an option of a further three years following successful evaluation.  Applications are welcome until November 30, 2019

For more information, see the announcement [PDF]
Ausschreibung [PDF] (German version)