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Forthcoming Post-Doctoral Position in Economics of Innovation 26-05-2021


The Department of Economic Policy at the Catholic University of Milan is looking for a young researcher working on economics and management of innovation, and economics of science. The ideal candidate will contribute to the ongoing projects of the department, under the supervision of Prof. Fabio Montobbio. Emphasis will be given to research projects aimed at analyzing the productivity, profitability, innovativeness, and sustainability of the firms through the application of the most recent micro-econometric methodologies.

Required qualifications:

  • About to obtain a PhD or recently obtained PhD thesis in Economics
  • Knowledge of STATA, R, Phyton
  • Excellent English writing and communication skills
  • Ability to work constructively and effectively as part of a research team 

What is offered:

  • Participation in a cutting-edge research project
  • Excellent working conditions in an international environment
  • Collegial atmosphere
  • Professional development opportunities 

Term of employment: Fixed-term 
Duration: 1 year, renewable 
Amount: € 1.450 monthly net amount (€ 19.370 yearly gross amount). The grants are exempt from IRPEF (income tax) in accordance with applicable law. 

The application:

  • Curriculum Vitae, including list of publications
  • Names and contacts of two potential references
  • A paper from the dissertation or a recent working paper

Please arrange your application documents into a single PDF file an send it by email to fabio.montobbio@unicatt.it and gabriele.pellegrino@unicatt.it before June 1st.

The call for application for the selection procedure is available here (FACULTY OF ECONOMICS, ACADEMIC DISCIPLINE: SECS-P/06 APPLIED ECONOMICS)

For further enquiries, please contact gabriele.pellegrino@unicatt.it.