JOE - December 2013

 
Hitotsubashi University
Department of Economics
Assistant or Associate Professor / (1) Applied (Fiscal Policy or Social Security) or (2) Theoretical (Financial) Econometrics
 
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant or Associate Professor / (1) Applied (Fiscal Policy or Social Security) or (2) Theoretical (Financial) Econometrics
Section: 3 -- International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Tokyo, NA, Japan
JEL Classifications:
C -- Mathematical and Quantitative Methods
C5 -- Econometric Modeling
G -- Financial Economics
G1 -- General Financial Markets
H3 -- Fiscal Policies and Behavior of Economic Agents
H5 -- National Government Expenditures and Related Policies
H6 -- National Budget, Deficit, and Debt
I -- Health, Education, and Welfare
Keywords: Applied Econometrics, Fiscal Policy, Macroeconomics, Social Security, Public Policy School, Econometrics, Financial Econometrics, Financial Engineering, Japan
Deadline Date: 02/28/2014

JOE ID Number: 201312_400037

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Full Text of JOE Listing:
The Graduate School of Economics at Hitotsubashi University invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position or a tenured associate professor position starting on October 1, 2014 or April 1, 2015. We are interested in candidates with research interests in either (1) empirical studies on fiscal policy or social security favorably from the macroeconomic perspectives, or (2) financial econometrics, financial engineering and theoretical econometrics. Candidates must have completed their Ph.D. or complete it within three months after the time of appointment. The successful candidate will mainly teach either (1) applied econometrics, macroeconomics at the School of International and Public Policy (IPP) that is joint program of the Graduate Schools of Economics and Law, Hitotsubashi University, or (2) financial econometrics and econometric theory at the Graduate School of Economics, Hitotsubashi University. The term of the initial contract of a tenure-track assistant professor is three years and, depending on academic work, the contract can be renewed once for two more years. The tenure decision will be made within the five years on the basis of academic work such as publications in refereed journals and teaching performance. If candidates have sufficient academic work, however, the appointment can be as a tenured associate professor. Administrative duties include shared responsibility for committee membership and entrance examinations. Other administrative duties may be assigned.
Application Instructions:

Applications should include (1) a cover letter indicating position, (2) curriculum vitae, (3) a list of academic works (please specify peer-reviewed publications), (4) at least three reference letters, (5) certificate of Ph.D. degree if the applicant already holds the degree, and (6) electronic files of research papers (please limit to three papers at the maximum). Reference letters for a candidate without (5) should explain the state of the Ph.D. thesis to show that the candidate will complete the Ph.D. within three months after the time of appointment. Please send the application packet as a single pdf file to either (1) ipp_recruit_2014@econ.hit-u.ac.jp with the subject line "Application for assistant professor of applied econometrics," for the applied econometrics position, or (2) econometrics_recruit_2014@econ.hit-u.ac.jp with the subject line "Application for assistant professor of econometrics," for the theoretical (financial) econometrics position. The letters of recommendation should be directly sent to the above email address. For more information, email: (1) satom@econ.hi-tu.ac.jp for the applied econometrics position, or (2) kurozumi@econ.hit-u.ac.jp for the theoretical econometrics position.

Email for Applications: econometrics_recruit_2014@econ.hit-u.ac.jp
Informational URL: http://www.econ.hit-u.ac.jp/~koho/english/contact/job-201311-e.html


For more information, email: econometrics_recruit_2014@econ.hit-u.ac.jp

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