JOE - October 2012

George Washington University
Elliott School of International Affairs
Oliver T. Carr, Jr. Professorship in International Development Studies
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Oliver T. Carr, Jr. Professorship in International Development Studies
Section: 1 -- US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Washington, DC, USA
JEL Classifications:
00 -- Default: Any Field
A -- General Economics and Teaching
D6 -- Welfare Economics
F -- International Economics
F5 -- International Relations and International Political Economy
F6 -- Globalization
H -- Public Economics
I -- Health, Education, and Welfare
I3 -- Welfare and Poverty
O1 -- Economic Development
O2 -- Development Planning and Policy
Keywords: international affairs, global poverty, international development, international development policy, international public policy, international economics, international economic policy
Deadline Information: Review of applications will begin on October 28, 2012 and will continue until the position is filled.

JOE ID Number: 201210_397754

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Full Text of JOE Listing:
The George Washington University's Elliott School of International Affairs seeks to hire a distinguished scholar in the field of global poverty and international development studies. Supported by an endowment created by former GW Board of Trustees Chairman Oliver T. Carr, Jr., this professorship will be based in the Elliott School and linked to the school's International Development Studies program and the Institute for International Economic Policy. The Carr Professorship will be held by a leading scholar and dedicated educator with a national and international reputation. He or she will teach undergraduate and graduate students, conduct research and produce scholarship and policy analysis on important aspects of international development, and engage the broader academic and policy communities. This appointment will be at the full or associate professor level, and it will begin in academic year 2013-14.

Basic Qualifications: Applicants must have a Ph.D. or other terminal degree in a relevant interdisciplinary field or relevant social science discipline. Applicants must have a strong publication record, an active research agenda, including a track record of external grant submissions, a strong teaching record at the undergraduate and graduate levels as demonstrated by teaching evaluations or assessments, and substantive experience in development policy and programs. Applicants must also have a multidisciplinary or interdisciplinary approach to the study of global poverty and international development and a commitment to engage the broader academic and policy communities, as demonstrated by academic or policy-related publications, presentations or activities.
Application Instructions:

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The George Washington University seeks to attract a diverse faculty of the highest caliber; women and people of color are particularly encouraged to apply. The George Washington University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

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