JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2014 - January 31, 2015

Waseda University

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Faculty of Political Science and Economics
English-based Degree Program (Economics)

JOE ID Number: 2014-02_111451083
Date Posted: 09/03/2014
Date Inactive: 11/01/2014
Position Title/Short Description
Title: English-based Degree Program (Economics)
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Shinjuku, Tokyo, JAPAN
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Economic History
Salary Range: based on the university salary table
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Waseda University, a long-established private university located in central Tokyo, invites applications for one full-time, tenured (or tenure-track) position in Economics in the Faculty of Political Science and Economics. The successful applicant is expected to teach on the Faculty's English-based degree (EDESSA) program. We particularly welcome applications by those who are enthusiastic about taking up the challenge of playing a central role in one of the best English-based degree programs in Japan. The appointment will be made at the rank of either Professor or Associate/Assistant Professor, beginning in April 2015.

Candidates must meet the following requirements:
(1) Be competent to conduct research in and to teach one or two subfields in Economics.
(2) Be able to teach at least one of the core courses listed below for both undergraduates and postgraduates:
Economic History and Macroeconomics and/or Microeconomics
(3) Hold a doctoral degree / equivalent professional accomplishment.

For more information, please refer to the following URL.

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Application deadline: 10/31/2014
Reference Instructions:
Please enclose two letters of reference in your application materials. If your referees wish to send letters directly via postal mail or email(*), please add their contact details to your curriculum vitae.

(*)Email to:
Application Instructions:
please refer to the following URL.