Job Market

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Proudly international, TSE is a unique center in France both in terms of academic excellence and ambitious education programs, one of the very best institutions in these two fields.

Every year, Toulouse School of Economics recruits junior assistant professors on the international JobMarket and also presents its doctoral candidates.
Senior professor positions are also possible at any period of the year.



Job openings at TSE

This year, TSE will be present online at the Job Market during the EJME from December 15 to 17, 2021. The hiring committee selects some candidates for an interview via Zoom, which could lead then to an invitation in Toulouse to give a seminar.

  • Assistant Professorships

Toulouse School of Economics (TSE) is offering multiple Assistant Professorships in Economics on competitive terms, starting September 1, 2022 for a period of six years corresponding to a three-year contract renewable once after a "mid-term" review. TSE offers an exciting research environment, a low teaching load and no administrative obligations. Assistant professors will be offered permanent positions in the French academic system following a successful tenure evaluation at the end of the six years.

TSE invites applications from strong candidates in all areas of economics, with priority given to Economic Theory for one of the positions.

Proven research abilities are necessary, and the PhD should be completed by the date of the appointment. Graduates of any country are eligible. Knowledge of French is NOT required.

Full application instructions are available here; online applications have to be received by November 15, 2021. Any query or further details about applications should be sent to Selected applicants will be offered a virtual interview by zoom during the EJME from December 15 to 17, 2021.

  • 2-year Postdoctoral Fellowship

Toulouse School of Economics (TSE) is offering one ERC funded Postdoctoral Fellowship in empirical industrial organization, starting September 1st, 2022 (starting date is flexible) for a period of two years (with a possible one-year-extension). The postdoctoral fellow is expected to be co-author on at least one of the projects of the ERC funded PRIDISP (more detail here).


Postdoctoral fellowships of one year could also be arranged for candidates who would like a postdoctoral experience before starting an assistant professor position.

Knowledge of French is not required.

Applications will be accepted until December 10th, 2021.
Applications should include a CV, a cover letter with a short research statement (1 page max.), one research paper and at least two recommendation letters.

Short listed candidates will be invited to do an interview (via zoom) in January and possibly a campus visit Mid-February.

Click here to apply
Contact person: Isis Durrmeyer

Application requirements:
- A curriculum vitae
- An academic paper
- A research statement
- At least two recommendation letters