JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2015 - July 31, 2015

Kobe University

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Graduate School of Economics
Tenure-Track Assistant or Associate Professor

JOE ID Number: 2015-01_111452987
Date Posted: 04/24/2015
Date Inactive: 06/15/2015
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Tenure-Track Assistant or Associate Professor
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Kobe, JAPAN
JEL Classifications:
O -- Economic Development, Technological Change, and Growth
Q -- Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics
R -- Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics
Innovation; Environmental Economics; Urban Economics; Japan
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Applications are invited for a tenure-track Assistant Professor or Associate Professor Position in the Graduate School of Economics at Kobe University. The position will involve teaching and research within one of the following fields:

- Economics of Innovation
- Environmental Economics
- Urban Economics

The starting date of the appointment is October 1st, 2015 (or April 1st, 2016). The initial appointment term is for five years. The tenure review will be held in the fourth year.

The candidate: should hold a Ph.D. or is expected to hold a Ph.D. at the time of appointment; has published in refereed journals; and has the ability to teach in English.

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
Application deadline: 06/15/2015
Application Instructions:
Please send pdf files of curriculum vitae, list of publications, research statement, and the names and contact information for two references via e-mail by June 15th, 2015. Submissions and inquiries should be sent to Use the title "TE01" in the e-mail title line. We anticipate conducting interviews for the position at the beginning of August 2015.