The School of Economics and Business at the Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU) has a vacant two-year postdoctoral position in environmental valuation, in cooperation with the Norwegian Institute for Water Research (NIVA), with the possibility of a three-years position with 2/3 of time for research and 1/3 for teaching and supervision in environmental and resource economics.

About the position:
  • The main tasks of the candidate will be to undertake development and design of Stated Preference survey instruments (especially Choice Experiments), conduct focus groups, pre-testing, and internet panel surveys; as well as econometric modelling of the results and preparation of inputs for bioeconomic modelling.


  • Applicant must hold PhD in Economics, Econometrics, Environmental Economics, Resource Economics, or related areas.
  • Proficiency in a Scandinavian language (Norwegian, Danish or Swedish), spoken and written proficiency in English
  • Practical experience with Stated Preference surveys; especially Choice Experiments, including design and econometric modelling
  • A track record of publishing in high quality journals
  • Relevant experience in teaching and student supervision

How to apply:

Apply online

—————–Quick Overview————-
Organization Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU)
Country Norway
Fellowship Level Postdoctoral
Subject areas

Economics, Econometrics, Environmental Economics, Resource Economics

Fellowship amount Varies
Eligibility PhD degree
Deadline 15th August 2020

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