The University of Lausanne (UNIL) is seeking a Doctoral Student SNSF in Sports Economics for a research project funded by the Swiss National Science Foundation. The position entails conducting research on the sustainability of major sports events, developing a conceptual model, and analyzing data from a comprehensive global database.
The initial contract is for one year, with the possibility of renewal for a total of four years. The position offers a competitive salary scale and various opportunities for academic and professional growth. Applicants should hold a Master's degree in Economics or a related field, possess strong quantitative skills, and have an interest in the governance and performance of major sports events. Proficiency in econometric software packages is required, along with experience in handling large datasets. Excellent communication skills in English are essential, while knowledge of French and/or German is beneficial.
The application deadline is July 31, 2023, and interviews will be conducted in August 2023 at the University of Lausanne. Please contact Prof. Markus Lang for further information: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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