JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2015 - January 31, 2016

Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

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Department of Economics, Environmental Division, Social Science Division
Environmental Economist

JOE ID Number: 2015-02_111453918
Date Posted: 10/01/2015
Date Inactive: 01/31/2016
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Environmental Economist
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: HONG KONG
JEL Classification: Q5 -- Environmental Economics
Environmental Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics, the Division of Environment, and the Division of Social Science are seeking to hire one joint position in the field of environmental economics at any rank (Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor). Salary is highly competitive, commensurate with qualifications and experience. The University offers a comprehensive fringe benefit package, including medical/dental care, annual leave, and housing benefits, for eligible appointees. A contract-end gratuity will payable for appointment on contract terms. Teaching may be at the undergraduate, MSc. and Ph.D. levels. HKUST is an English-speaking research university with an international faculty. International candidates are encouraged to apply. Please visit our websites at,, and

Founded in 1991, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) is a world renowned international research university in Asia's most vibrant city. The University comprises more than 500 faculty members whose research ranges from science to engineering, business, humanities and social sciences. HKUST has been ranked among the top universities in Asia by QS Asian University Rankings. It ranks 16th in the latest Global Employability University Survey reported by the New York Times, and remains No. 1 in Greater China area. English is the medium of teaching, research and administration.

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
Application Instructions:
Apply by email to Please send curriculum vita, recent publications and research papers. Junior and mid-career applicants should arrange for 3 letters of recommendation to be sent. For tenured positions, references will be solicited only after both sides agree to proceed with the process of appointment. Review of applications begins immediately and will be accepted until the position is filled. Shortlisted junior and mid-career candidates will be interviewed during San Francisco AEA meeting on Jan 3-5, 2016.
Use the following format for the title of the application email: "ENV-Position applied-Last name-First name-Optional other description".