JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2015 - January 31, 2016

American University

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College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Economics
Assistant Professor, Applied Labor Economics

JOE ID Number: 2015-02_111453888
Date Posted: 09/30/2015
Date Inactive: 11/30/2015
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor, Applied Labor Economics
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Washington, District of Columbia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
Labor Economics
Applied Micro-Econometrics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

One tenure-line opening at the rank of assistant professor in applied labor economics and related fields, beginning Fall 2016. Candidates must be able to advise PhD students and supervise doctoral dissertations using applied micro-econometrics. Candidates should have an interest in policy-relevant research, strong quantitative skills, and excellent teaching credentials at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Applicants should have a PhD or anticipated PhD completion by August 2016. Applications must include a cover letter or statement, curriculum vitae, sample research paper, and letters from three references and must be sent to Consideration of applications will continue until the position is filled, but complete applications received by November 30, 2015 will receive priority for interviews at the ASSA meetings.

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Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Link
Application deadline: 11/30/2015