JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2015 - January 31, 2016

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Department of Economics
Assistant Professor

JOE ID Number: 2015-02_111453708
Date Posted: 09/22/2015
Date Inactive: 01/31/2016
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Urbana, Illinois, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
F -- International Economics
Macroeconomics and International Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position in the fields of Macroeconomics and International Economics. The Department offers a Ph.D. degree, a professional Masters degree (MSPE), and an undergraduate degree (BA). For information about the Department, see

Applicants must hold a Ph.D. or equivalent degree. Applicants must have a strong research record, or a promising research agenda, and the ability to contribute effectively to the instruction and supervision of students in these three programs. Successful candidates are expected to teach effectively at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, establish and maintain an active and independent research program, and provide service to the department, the university and the profession. The salary will be commensurate with the research record and other accomplishments. The target starting date is August 16, 2016.

Applicants for Assistant Professor must submit a curriculum vita, one or more research papers, and the email addresses for three references. Applicants who have recently completed their Ph.D. since 2013, or who will complete their Ph.D. during 2016 will have their references contacted directly after submission of the application.

Early applicants may be interviewed before the closing date, however every application submitted prior to the closing date will receive full consideration. For further information about the application procedures, contact the Department by email at, or by telephone at 217-333-0120. The University of Illinois conducts criminal background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer.

Illinois is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with a disability. Illinois welcomes individuals with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and ideas who embrace and value diversity and inclusivity. (

Application Instructions:
Applications materials must be submitted online. To apply for positions in Macroeconomics and International Economics, go to To ensure full consideration, all required application materials must be submitted by the closing date of December 1, 2015.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 12/01/2015