JOE - April 2013

Osaka University
Institute of Social and Economic Research
Full Professor in Economics
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Full Professor in Economics
Section: 3 -- International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Ibaraki, Osaka, Japan
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Deadline Date: 07/31/2013

JOE ID Number: 201304_398683

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Full Text of JOE Listing:
The Institute of Social and Economic Research (ISER) of Osaka University has a job opening for one full professor position in economics beginning in 2014. All fields of economics will be considered. While a successful candidate is expected to be engaged in teaching and administrative work, ISER places a strong emphasis on research, and invites applications from candidates with outstanding research records and international recognition in their fields.

Job description:
1.Conducting research on the own initiative.
2.Teaching at the graduate level either in the Graduate School of Economics, or the Osaka School of International Public Policy, both of Osaka University.
3.Teaching at the undergraduate level in the Center for Education in Liberal Arts and Sciences of Osaka University.

Field of expertise: Economics (Any Field)

Rank: Full professor with tenure

Location: Institute of Social and Economic Research, Osaka University, 6-1, Mihogaoka, Ibaraki, Osaka 567-0047, JAPAN

Number of openings: One

1.Ph.D. or an equivalent degree in economics or related fields.
2.Teaching ability in English or Japanese.

Employment conditions:
Full-time with tenure. Salary will be determined according to the personnel regulations of Osaka University. Research allowances and paid vacations will be provided.

Starting date: The job starts two months after the formal decision notice at the earliest, and within one year from the notice. The exact starting date is negotiable between those two dates.
Application Instructions:

Application material:
Please send by registered mail 4 copies of items 1 through 7 listed below. No specific format is required. On the face of the envelope, write in red "Job Application: Full Professor". The submitted material will not be returned.

1.Cover letter.
2.Curriculum vita.
3.List of research papers.
4.Reprint or photocopy of three research papers.
5.A copy of the certificate of a Ph.D. or an equivalent degree if already completed.
6.At least two letters of reference which should be sent directly to us either by post or by e-mail. (The names and contact information of those who are providing references should be included in the cv.)
7.For each paper in item 4 above having the forthcoming or revise-and-resubmit status, a copy of a correspondence with a journal (such as a letter from an editor) as a proof.

Selection process:
Review of application material is followed by a visit to ISER for an interview and a seminar.

Equal employment opportunity:
Candidates will be judged on their qualifications and not on their sex or nationality.

Contact information:
Recruiting Committee
Institute of Social and Economic Research
Osaka University
6-1, Mihogaoka
Ibaraki, Osaka 567-0047, JAPAN
TEL 81-6-6879-8552, 8589
FAX 81-6-6879-8584

Email for Applications:
FAX for Applications: 81-6-6879-8584

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Institute of Social and Economic Research
Osaka University
6-1, Mihogaoka
Ibaraki, Osaka Japan 567-0047

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Institute of Social and Economic Research
Osaka University
6-1, Mihogaoka
Ibaraki , Osaka Japan 567-0047

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