JOE - November 2012

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Department of Economics
Assistant Professor
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor
Section: 1 -- US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Urbana-Champaign, IL, USA
JEL Classifications:
C1 -- Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
F -- International Economics
H -- Public Economics
I -- Health, Education, and Welfare
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
O -- Economic Development, Technological Change, and Growth
R -- Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics
Deadline Date: 12/1/2012

JOE ID Number: 201211_397682

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The Department of Economics invites applications for full-time tenure track positions in the fields of Econometrics, Macroeconomics, Public Economics, Labor Economics, Development Economics, and International Trade. The Department offers a Ph.D. degree, a professional Masters degree (MSPE), and an undergraduate degree (BA). For information about the Department, see

Applicants must hold a Ph.D. or equivalent degree, or have completed the requirements for such a degree by the starting date of employment. Applicants must have a strong research record, or a promising research agenda, and the ability to contribute effectively to the instruction and supervision of students in these three programs. The salary will be commensurate with the research record and other accomplishments. The target starting date is August 16, 2013.

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Applicants for Assistant Professor must submit a curriculum vita, one or more research papers, and the email addresses for three references. Applicants who have recently completed their Ph.D. since 2011, or who will complete their Ph.D. during 2013 will have their references contacted directly after submission of the application.

Early applicants may be interviewed before the closing date, and some hiring decisions may be made before the closing date. However, every application submitted prior to the closing date will receive full consideration. For further information about the application procedures, contact the Department by email at, or by telephone at 217-333-0120.

The University of Illinois is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes individuals with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and ideas who embrace and value diversity and inclusivity (
Application Instructions:

Application Instructions: Applications materials must be submitted online. To ensure full consideration, all required application materials must be submitted by the closing date of December 1, 2012.

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