Deadline: 4 June 2021 at 12:00am (Italian local time CEST)


The Department of Economics, Management, and Quantitative Methods (DEMM) is seeking candidates for a tenure track position of Senior Assistant Professor in Economics (SECS-P/01 Economia Politica). Starting overall gross salary: approximately € 63,600 per year. Remuneration consists of a basic salary of €43,600 and a research fellowship of €20,000 per year financed by Fondazione Pesenti for the three years of tenure track.

Candidates (of any nationality) who have been resident outside Italy for the last 2 years benefit from a six-year tax exemption on 90 per cent of the salary (which can be extended up to 13 years).

Tenure as Associate Professor will be granted after 3 years, subject to a satisfactory performance and to holding the Italian National Qualification as Associate Professor.

Teaching load: 60 hours (per year) of lectures/seminars. Starting date to be mutually agreed, during academic year 2021/2022.

Note that another similar position (SECS-P/02 – Politica Economica) will be opened soon. Interested candidates can apply to both positions.


We are looking for candidates with a strong research record in any area of Economics. Candidates will be evaluated on the basis of their CVs, publications, and interviews. Candidates must hold a Ph.D. in economics, econometrics or related disciplines and must have at least three years of post-doctoral research experience, or hold the Italian National Qualification as Associate Professor.


The University of Milan is a major teaching and research institution located in one of Europe’s most thriving cities. It is ranked in the top 200 Universities for Economics in the Shanghai Ranking of World Universities. The latest Italian research evaluation exercise (VQR 2011-2014) placed DEMM among the top 10 departments in the area of economics, management and statistics in Italy.

DEMM has also been the recipient of a generous competitive funding in the recent “Bando Dipartimenti di Eccellenza” grant, awarded by the Italian ministry of education (MIUR) and aimed at creating the Centre of Excellence in Economics and Data Science (CEEDS).


Instructions and applications forms can be found here:

For further information, please contact: ceeds@unimi.itRemuneration