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Looking for an economist to join the Horizon 2020 / Horizon Europe research projects



Location: Warsaw

The Institute for Structural Research is looking for a qualified and motivated post-doctoral researcher who specialises in labour economics. The selected candidate is expected to take an important role in the Horizon 2020 / Horizon Europe research projects, which are focused on labour and societal effects of technological change, globalization, and demographic change, and their implications for welfare states.



  • a candidate holding or finishing a PhD degree in economics,
  • solid background in econometrics,
  • graduate-level knowledge of labour economics,
  • proficiency in statistical or numerical software such as STATA, R, or PYTHON,
  • proficiency (C1) in English (knowledge of Polish is not necessary).

The ideal candidate:

  • has experience in micro-econometrics,
  • is able to conduct research independently,
  • has experience in applying for scientific funding (such as National Science Centre or Horizon2020/ Horizon Europe grants).

We offer:

  • a dynamic and interdisciplinary research environment (projects funded by Horizon 2020, Horizon Europe, Polish National Science Centre),
  • an opportunity to present research findings at international conferences and to network with researchers from leading European academic institutions,
  • a competitive salary based on qualifications and experience,
  • flexible work arrangements: work in our office in Warsaw combined with remote work,
  • a benefits scheme: a healthcare package, Multisport Card.

Applicants are invited to submit their application (CV, a cover letter, a consent to the processing of the personal data ) by email: rekrutacja@ibs.org.pl until August 31, 2022.


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