JOE - December 2012

University of Chicago
Social Science Division
Postdoctoral Instructor
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Postdoctoral Instructor
Section: 1 -- US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Chicago, IL, USA
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Deadline Date: 06/30/2013

JOE ID Number: 201212_398240

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The Department of Economics at the University of Chicago invites applications for a position as a two-year term full-time Instructor, beginning on September 1, 2013. The successful applicant will teach three one-quarter courses in international economics (trade and/or finance), labor, development, and/or other undergraduate courses. Qualifications for appointment include strong teaching skills and a commitment to research. Applicants are required to have a PhD in hand or must provide proof of successfully defending their dissertation by August 1, 2013.

Applicants must apply online on the University of Chicago's Academic Career Opportunities website at Applications are required to include a cover letter, with the names of three references, a curriculum vitae and evidence of teaching performance such as teaching evaluations. Additionally, applicants are strongly encouraged to submit, as optional, up to three published or unpublished research papers and a research statement.

Early application is strongly recommended. Review of applications will begin on December 1, 2012 and will continue until the position is filled or until the application deadline of June 30, 2013. The Postdoc Instructor Search Committee will conduct interviews at the 2013 ASSA meetings to be held in San Diego, CA on January 4-6, 2013. Final candidates will be invited for an on-campus visit. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.
Application Instructions:

Applicants must apply online on the University of Chicago's Academic Career Opportunities website at

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