JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2015 - July 31, 2015

University of New Brunswick

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Faculty of Arts
Department of Economics
Vaughan Chair in Regional Economics

JOE ID Number: 2015-01_111452849
Date Posted: 03/19/2015
Date Inactive: 07/31/2015
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Vaughan Chair in Regional Economics
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Fredericton, New Brunswick, CANADA
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Regional Economics
Public Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics at the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton, N.B. invites applications and nominations for the Vaughan Chair in Regional Economics. Reporting directly to the Department Chair and working closely with other UNB faculty, governments, private and non-profits sectors, the Vaughan Chair provides leadership and vision in shaping the research directions and agenda in regional economic development of New Brunswick and the Atlantic region.

The incumbent would be appointed as a full-time faculty member in the Department of Economics at the University of New Brunswick, at the rank of either Associate or Full Professor.

The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. in Economics, demonstrated excellence in teaching and supervisory experience at the undergraduate and graduate levels, and an exemplary research record on regional economic issues in general.

Information on the Department and the University can be found at the department’s website:

The employment start date will be July 1, 2015 although an alternate date may be arranged.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Applicants should indicate current citizenship status.

The University of New Brunswick is committed to the principle of employment equity.

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
Application Instructions:
A statement of interest and research experience, CV and names of three referees should be sent to the following address (applications will be accepted until the position is filled):

Dr. Mehmet Dalkir, Acting Chair
Department of Economics
University of New Brunswick
P.O. Box 4400
Fredericton, NB
E3B 5A3
Telephone: (506) 453-4858
Fax: (506) 453-4514