JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2015 - January 31, 2016

University of Oklahoma - Norman

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Wick Cary Assistant Professor, Political Economy of Development in Africa

JOE ID Number: 2015-02_111453829
Date Posted: 09/28/2015
Date Inactive: 01/31/2016
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Wick Cary Assistant Professor, Political Economy of Development in Africa
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
JEL Classification: A2 -- Economic Education and Teaching of Economics
Professional Services
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The University of Oklahoma’s Department of International and Area Studies (IAS), a thriving academic department in the expanding College of International Studies, invites applications for the Wick Cary Professorship in development studies in Africa at the rank of assistant professor. The teacher-scholar hired for this position will deliver undergraduate and graduate courses on development and Africa, will be expected to maintain a high level of research productivity, and will contribute to an active African Studies program spanning several departments and colleges. We are interested in candidates trained in development economics, political economy, or in related fields in social science disciplines, who demonstrate a commitment to fostering inclusivity and mentoring members of underrepresented groups, and whose work addresses the intersections of development with social differences, such as class, ethnicity, race, and gender.

For more information, please visit the IAS website at

To review the complete job description and receive full consideration, applicants should submit materials electronically at

Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2015.

The University of Oklahoma is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Protected veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Link