JOE - October 2012

The University of Pennsylvania
The Wharton School
Business Economics and Public Policy
Assistant, Associate or Full Professor
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant, Associate or Full Professor
Section: 1 -- US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Philadelphia, PA, USA
JEL Classifications:
D1 -- Household Behavior and Family Economics
D2 -- Production and Organizations
D4 -- Market Structure and Pricing
D6 -- Welfare Economics
D7 -- Analysis of Collective Decision-Making
D8 -- Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainty
H1 -- Structure and Scope of Government
H2 -- Taxation, Subsidies, and Revenue
H3 -- Fiscal Policies and Behavior of Economic Agents
H4 -- Publicly Provided Goods
H5 -- National Government Expenditures and Related Policies
H7 -- State and Local Government; Intergovernmental Relations
I1 -- Health
I2 -- Education and Research Institutions
I3 -- Welfare and Poverty
J2 -- Demand and Supply of Labor
J4 -- Particular Labor Markets
J6 -- Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies
J7 -- Labor Discrimination
L1 -- Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance
L2 -- Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behavior
L3 -- Nonprofit Organizations and Public Enterprise
L4 -- Antitrust Issues and Policies
L5 -- Regulation and Industrial Policy
O1 -- Economic Development
O3 -- Technological Change; Research and Development; Intellectual Property Rights
O4 -- Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity
Q4 -- Energy
Q5 -- Environmental Economics
R1 -- General Regional Economics
Deadline Date: 12/1/2012

JOE ID Number: 201210_397567

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The Business Economics and Public Policy Department of the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, is seeking applicants for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position at any level: Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor. The Department has undergraduate and MBA programs in business economics, risk management/insurance and public policy, and it also offers a PhD in Applied Economics. Applicants should have an outstanding research record, with a deep knowledge of and interest in applied microeconomics focusing on problems of interest to the business school research community. Excellence in research and teaching are the primary criteria for this position. Applicants must have a Ph.D. (expected completion by June 30, 2014 is acceptable) from an accredited institution. The appointment is expected to begin July 1, 2013.

Application should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, job market paper, and/or selected publications. Please submit these on-line at: Junior-level candidates should also include contact information for three references who will be asked to submit letters of recommendation. The deadline for applications is December 1, 2012. Department representatives will be interviewing prospective candidates at the ASSA meetings in San Diego, January 4-6, 2013. Information about the Business Economics and Public Policy Department at Wharton may be found at:

The University of Pennsylvania values diversity and seeks talented students, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds. The University of Pennsylvania is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. Women, minority candidates, veterans and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Beth Moskat
Administrative Coordinator
Business Economics and Public Policy Department
The Wharton School
University of Pennsylvania
Suite 1400, Steinberg Hall-Dietrich Hall
3620 Locust Walk
Philadelphia, PA 19104
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