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Assistant Professor of Economics, Any Field

Recruitment Period

Open date: September 11th, 2018
Next review date: November 26th, 2018
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.
Final date: November 26th, 2018
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.

Description

The Department of Economics within the Division of Social Sciences at the University of California San Diego (http://economics.ucsd.edu) is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body. The Department invites applications for multiple tenure-track Assistant Professor positions in economics (any field). The positions begin July 1, 2019 (subject to budget provisions). Candidates must show potential for achieving significant results in original research, possess strong teaching skills, and have a PhD in Economics or a related field by September 1, 2019; applicants currently in a doctoral program must have advanced to candidacy prior to any potential offer of employment. The preferred candidate will have demonstrated strong leadership or a commitment to support diversity, equity, and inclusion in an academic setting.
Applicants should select the field grouping that best describes who should read their application materials. If more than one grouping is selected we will assign the file to one of them at random.

Candidates must provide vita, three original letters of reference (sent under separate cover), and a sample of the applicant’s work. Applicants are asked to summarize in a personal statement any past experience and leadership in equity and diversity or their potential to make contributions in this area (for further information about contributions to diversity statements, see http://facultyexcellence.ucsd.edu/c2d/index.html).

Applicants interested in spousal/partner employment may visit the UCSD Partner Opportunities Program website https://aps.ucsd.edu/services/pop/index.html. UCSD is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong institutional commitment to excellence through diversity. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and based on University of California pay scales.

Applications are accepted through UC Recruit only. Please follow the direct link to apply: https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/apply/JPF01877

More information about this recruitment can be found at the Department webpage: http://economics.ucsd.edu/faculty-and-research/faculty-recruitment.html

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.

Job location

San Diego, CA

Requirements

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

  • Cover Letter (Optional)

  • 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.

  • Job Market Paper

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3-5 letters of reference required

How to apply

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