Full-time Postdoctoral Fellow in Energy Economics/Finance, with a Focus on Renewable Energy

Job Description

We are extending an invitation to a motivated and accomplished Postdoctoral Fellow to join our interdisciplinary research team, specializing in Energy Economics and Finance, with a specific emphasis on Renewable Energy. The successful candidate will assume a pivotal role within a funded project in the department of Economics and Finance, College of Business and Economics, the United Arab Univeristy. This dynamic opportunity offers a skilled researcher the chance to contribute to cutting-edge research while closely collaborating with experts in economics/finance and renewable energy. Key Responsibilities: • Conduct rigorous research in the domains of Economics and Finance as they pertain to Renewable Energy. • Collaborate closely with the research team to formulate and execute empirical studies, employing quantitative research methodologies. • Analyze diverse data sets encompassing economic, financial, environmental, and other aspects of renewable energy. • Publish research findings in premier academic journals. • Participate actively in project meetings, discussions, and collaborations with fellow researchers, contributing to a collaborative and stimulating research environment. Benefits: • Competitive salary and benefits package that include air tickets and health insurance. • Access to state-of-the-art research facilities and resources. • Opportunity for professional development. • Collaborative and intellectually stimulating work environment. • Contribution to impactful research that addresses pressing challenges in renewable energy economics/finance. Application Process: Prospective candidates who are interested in the position are kindly requested to provide the following materials as part of the application: A comprehensive curriculum vitae (CV) detailing their academic and professional background. A cover letter that succinctly highlights their research experience and areas of interest. Samples of their published work, showcasing their research contributions. Contact information for a minimum of two academic references, who can provide insights into the applicant's qualifications and potential.

Minimum Qualification

• Hold a Ph.D. in Economics/Finance of Energy or a closely related field from an accredited university. • Possess a robust track record of exceptional research accomplishments, substantiated by a strong history of publications in top-tier journals. • Demonstrate excellent proficiency in quantitative research methodologies and data analysis. Exhibit high levels of competence in relevant software and programming languages (e.g., R, Python, MATLAB, STATA, etc.), and showcase familiarity with pertinent databases (e.g., Bloomberg, CRSP, Compustat). • Display knowledge of renewable energy technologies, energy markets, and policy frameworks, which is highly advantageous. • Exhibit superb written communication skills. • Showcase the ability to work both autonomously and collaboratively within a team of researchers. • Demonstrate strong organizational aptitude, along with the capability to effectively manage multiple tasks and priorities.

Preferred Qualification

Ph.D. in Economics/Finance of Energy or a closely related field

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