JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)
August 1, 2015 - January 31, 2016
Australian National University
Position Title/Short Description
Section: International: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Canberra, ACT, AUSTRALIA
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Papua New Guinea
Full Text of JOE Listing:
This is an exciting opportunity to join the Australian National University and be part of a new partnership with the School of Business and Public Policy (SBPP) at the University of Papua New Guinea (UPNG). The successful candidates will be based in Port Moresby as Visiting Fellows at the UPNG SBPP, where they will teach, research, and engage in outreach and service activities alongside their colleagues. An attractive salary and benefits package is available.
Up to four candidates will be hired as ANU staff to work within either the Division of Economics or the Division of Public Policy of the UPNG SBPP. We are interested in candidates of all levels, including early-career. mid-career and senior researchers. While prior knowledge of PNG is an advantage, the key attributes we are after are excellence in teaching, research, and outreach, and your capacity to make a difference, and contribute to positive change.
The Vice Chancellors of the ANU and UPNG have signed an MOU with the aim of developing the partnership between the Crawford School and the School of Business and Public Policy.
With funding from the Australian aid program, the ANU through the Development Policy Centre is now seeking to fill a number of new positions to develop this partnership, including several based in Port Moresby. All successful candidates will be employed by the ANU.
Competitive remuneration packages are available. The Port Moresby based positions also have various allowances and health insurance attached to them. Accommodation, security, transport and other logistic needs will be looked after by Palladium, a managing contractor of the Department of Foreign Affairs. Details on terms and conditions of the position can be found below.
These positions are for one to three years, subject to funding availability.
This is an opportunity to have an impact and make a difference.
For more information and to apply, see the jobs ads here: Or go to and look for ob no: 506873
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