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Assistant Professor of Economics/Strategic Management

Position overview

Position title: Assistant Professor
Salary range: Salary and appointment level are dependent on experience and based on University of California pay scales.

Application Window

Open date: November 4th, 2021

Next review date: Sunday, Dec 5, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Tuesday, May 31, 2022 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

Position description

The Rady School of Management (http://rady.ucsd.edu/) at UC San Diego is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body. The Rady School invites applications for one or more faculty positions at the Assistant Professor level (tenure-track) in the field of economics, subject to the availability of funds.

This position represents an Excellence Search for Diverse Faculty in Management initiative which seeks to recruit early-career faculty to the Rady School. This initiative seeks to build a more diverse faculty and aims to foster a diverse and inclusive community of scholars to enhance our academic and research missions. In addition to the highest standards of scholarship, teaching, and professional activity, the successful candidate(s) for this position will have potential or demonstrated contributions to a climate that supports equity, inclusion, and diversity. Successful candidates will demonstrate a commitment to helping shape and expand the University’s diversity initiatives (http://diversity.ucsd.edu/).

Salary and appointment level are dependent on experience and based on University of California pay scales. The positions are subject to funding and are expected to have a start date of July 1, 2022.

Review of applications begins December 5, 2021 and continues until position(s) are filled. For applicants interested in spousal/partner employment, please visit the UCSD Partner Opportunities Program web site: https://aps.ucsd.edu/services/pop/index.html.

Qualifications

Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

Candidates must have a PhD or be working toward completion of a PhD in economics or a related field by the start date of the new academic year (July 2022).

Preferred qualifications

Preference will be given to applicants whose research focuses on applied behavioral economics with an emphasis on field experiments, data analysis and business school relevant research.

Additional preferred qualifications include applicants with emerging scholarly records, demonstrated teaching experience with graduate students and executives, and experience mentoring doctoral students. The school seeks candidates whose research, teaching, and/or service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion in higher education.

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Cover Letter (Optional)

  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Statement of Research

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Applicants should summarize their past or potential contributions to diversity. See our Faculty Equity site for more information.

  • Research Paper #1 (Optional)

  • Research Paper #2 (Optional)

  • Research Paper #3 (Optional)

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3-5 required (contact information only)

Applicants should submit the names and contact information of 3-5 references. After you have submitted your application an admin will contact your references to provide letters. The Rady School does not contact references for any applicants with a faculty appointment without the approval of the applicant.

Apply link: https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/JPF02954

Help contact: j1barber@ucsd.edu

Campus Information

The University of California, San Diego is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, covered veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.

As a condition of employment, you will be required to comply with the University of California SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Vaccination Program Policy. All Covered Individuals under the policy must provide proof of Full Vaccination or, if applicable, submit a request for Exception (based on Medical Exemption, Disability, and/or Religious Objection) or Deferral (based on pregnancy) no later than the applicable deadline. For new University of California employees, the applicable deadline is eight weeks after their first date of employment.

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Job location

San Diego, CA