After graduating in December 2013, she will begin a post-doc position at the ETH University in Zurich, Switzerland, in the Department of Economics, Chair of Energy Economics. Her main task will be to participate in the development of partial equilibrium (“bottom-up”) and computable general equilibrium models, and the application of these tools for the economic analysis of environmental, energy, and climate policy. Research activities associated with this position are expected to produce high-quality output with the potential for publication in academic international peer-reviewed journals. The position will further involve (i) contributing to ongoing research projects (including third-party funded projects) at the chair, (ii) collaborating with other members of the chair to write joint research papers, and (iii) teaching duties as well as providing help with the supervision of PhD and Master’s students at the chair.
ETH Zürich is consistently ranked by all major World University rankings among the top universities in the world. It is considered the best university in continental Europe by the Shanghai Ranking ARWU, the Times Higher Education World University RankingsRanking and the QS World University Ranking. It is currently ranked 8th best university in the world in engineering, science and technology and 2nd in Europe after the University of Cambridge. Twenty-one Nobel Prizes have been awarded to students or professors of the Institute in the past, the most famous of which is Albert Einstein in 1921, and the most recent is Kurt Wüthrich in 2002. It is a founding member of the IDEA League and the International Alliance of Research Universities (IARU) and a member of the CESAER network.