JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)
August 1, 2015 - January 31, 2016
University of Technology, Sydney
Position Title/Short Description
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Sydney, NSW, AUSTRALIA
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Full Text of JOE Listing:
The Economics Discipline Group at the University of Technology Sydney is seeking to make two appointments at the level of Lecturer (Assistant Professor) and/or Senior Lecturer.
Applicants must have a PhD completed (or near completion for applicants to Lecturer positions) and should demonstrate strong research abilities and a commitment to quality teaching. Applicants to the Senior Lecturer positions should have a number of years of experience in research supervision and teaching and have demonstrated evidence of research excellence.
Successful applicants will be expected to teach in the undergraduate and postgraduate programs, to supervise postgraduate research, and to develop an independent research program. We invite applications from all areas of economics but are especially interested in econometrics and industrial organization.
The Economics Discipline Group was formed in 2011 and is rapidly establishing itself as one of the premier research departments in Australia. In the 2012 “Excellence in Research” evaluation, UTS was the only university in Sydney and one of only four universities in Australia, to be awarded the top rating of 5 out of 5 in the field of Economics. UTS was also awarded the top rating for Econometrics and was the only university in Australia, awarded the top rating for Applied Economics ( . More recently, the Economics Discipline Group has made several high-profile hires ( and has created a US style course-work founded PhD program that is unique to Australia ( .
All applications should be submitted online at .
Applications should include a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, a research paper, and three letters of reference. Members of UTS Economics will be interviewing at the AEA meetings in San Francisco, CA on January 3-5, 2016.
For information about Economics at UTS, please visit our web site at . Enquiries about the positions should be sent to the Head of Economics, Professor Jacob K. Goeree, at .
All applications should be submitted online at . Applications must include a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, a research paper, and three letters of reference.
Online Application URL:
For more information, email: