JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2014 - January 31, 2015

Columbia University

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School of International and Public Affairs
Professor (open rank), Energy Policy

JOE ID Number: 2014-02_111452008
Date Posted: 10/30/2014
Date Inactive: 01/31/2015
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Professor (open rank), Energy Policy
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: New York City, New York, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: Q4 -- Energy
Energy Policy
Salary Range: Competitive
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA) invites applications for a named professorship to begin in July 2015 (or as soon thereafter as possible) in the field of Energy Policy. The professorship can be filled at the rank of the assistant, associate or full professor.

PhD in economics or related field is required. Senior candidates must have a distinguished publication record; junior candidates must show promise of developing an outstanding publication record, suitable for tenure at a leading research university. Research and teaching interests must include conventional energy resources, such as hydrocarbons, nuclear or hydroelectric power. Interest in the relevance of research for policy is essential. A record of engagement in the policy process would be an advantage.

The successful candidate will contribute to teaching and intellectual leadership in the SIPA energy curriculum at the master’s and PhD level, and engage with other Columbia faculty working in the energy, sustainable development, and related fields. Applications will be reviewed until a suitable candidate is identified.

Please visit our online application site at:

for further information about this position and to submit your application.

Screening of the candidates will begin immediately and the search will remain open until filled. For further information, please contact Joe Chartier, Academic Department Administrator, School of International and Public Affairs, at

Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs brings together an interdisciplinary faculty to conduct research in policy-related fields and train students at the master’s and doctoral level for careers in global public policy.

Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Applications from women and underrepresented minorities are strongly encouraged.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Reference Instructions:
Contact Joe Chartier, Dept. Administrator,