Job Vacancy – Professor (between 50% and 100%) in the Department of European Economic Studies at the College of Europe (Bruges campus)

The College of Europe (Bruges campus) is seeking applications for the position of a Professor (between 50% and 100%) in the Department of European Economic Studies (, starting in September 2020.

Essential requirements are

  •  a Ph.D. in Economics with a strong background in quantitative methods,
  • a proven interest in European economic integration, demonstrated by publications in refereed journals,
  • University-level teaching experience,
  • a very good command of English and French,
  • the ability to work as part of a team,
  • good organisational skills and a high measure of flexibility.

Tasks include

  • teaching at least two Master’s level courses, notably applied econometrics and macroeconomic policy with an EU focus, including the supervision of Master's theses,
  • assisting the Director of the Department in leading and supervising a team of assistants and in the management of the study programme, the organisation of conferences and departmental publications,
  • supporting students of the Department in their applied econometric work, and
  • research and publications in economics.

The College offers

  • an excellent academic setting,
  • the possibility of teaching and interacting with high-level graduate students,
  • a stimulating and international working environment,
  • a four-year contract under Belgian law, renewable.
  • and remuneration in relation to qualification and experience.

Applications per e-mail, either in English or French, comprising a detailed curriculum vitae, transcripts, a list of publications and courses taught as well as a letter of motivation and the contact details of two referees should be submitted at the latest by 31 March 2020 to

Professor Jörg Monar


College of Europe

Dijver 11, BE-8000 Bruges


via e-mail: ann.verlinde [at]

Shortlisted applicants will be invited for an interview. Should you require any further information, please contact the Director of the Economics Department, Professor B. Dumont. (beatrice.dumont [at]

The personal data provided in your application will only be processed for determining your qualifications for possible employment with the College of Europe.