Centre for Economic Demography

Lund University School of Economics and Management

PhD candidate positions in Economic History with a focus on Economic Demography

Published: 2016-03-01

The Centre for Economic Demography and the Department for Economic History announces two PhD candidate positions in the field:

Historical Demography and social mobility using longitudinal data (2 positions). These positions are partly funded by the EU-project LONGPOP. Applicants must apply both to the Department of Economic History at Lund University and to LONGPOP ( , ESR3 and ESR12). In addition to the basic requirements, successful applicants must have a strong background in statistical analysis and experience of working with large datasets. Programming skills (R, STATA, etc.) are also highly valued. Contact person: Professor Martin Dribe (

The deadline for application is April 15, 2016. For more information on how to apply to the Department of Economic History, see: Please state clearly which of the position(s) you apply to.