We are looking for 1 Post-Doc researcher to work on several data-intensive projects on crime under the supervision of Prof. Paolo Pinotti.  

The ideal candidate has completed (or is expected to complete soon) a PhD in Economics, Data Science, Political Science, or related social sciences. We are especially looking for candidates with expertise in empirical policy evaluation, machine learning methods, and analysis of large datasets. 

You will be part of a team of 10-15 senior and junior researchers in a stimulating and friendly working environment. In addition to working with Prof. Pinotti and the rest of the team, you will have time and freedom to pursue your own research projects while benefiting from access to great data, research assistance from several amazing Pre-Docs, and exposure to frontier research on crime and related topics. 

The contract will run for 2.5 years starting in December 2022 (flexible). The salary is € 44,400/year and it is exempt from the income tax (regardless of the country of origin or the current residence of the perspective candidate).  

The complete call and the link for sending the application are available at (see the position “BAFFI-CAREFIN” opened on July 27, 2022). The deadline for applying is September 27, 2022. You can email for additional information on the application process.

This position is funded on the PRIN grant "Dark Side of the Money" (DARKSIDE) from the Italian Ministry of University and Research.