Two Postdoctoral Researchers in ERC project EFFORT, Carlos III Juan March Institute, Madrid, Spain


The research project "Effort and Social Inequality – Advancing Measurement and Understanding Parental Origin Effects" (EFFORT) funded by the European Research Council (ERC) is recruiting two Postdoctoral Researchers with a PhD in sociology, economics, psychology or similar. The project will be located at the Carlos III Juan March Institute (IC3JM), which is affiliated to the Department of Social Sciences of Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (UC3M). The positions are offered for three years, starting between March and September 2018.

The project will develop and exploit cutting-edge methods of effort measurement. Effort dispositions will be further analyzed using existing (inter)national surveys. The project builds on collaborations with the Department of Economics of UC3M, the Department of Basic Psychology II of Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia (UNED), and the WZB Berlin Social Science Center.

Further details are available upon request from Principal Investigator Jonas Radl or Associate Professor Antonio Crespo.

Application deadline: 15 January 2018

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