JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2015 - January 31, 2016

Virginia Tech

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Assistant Professor

JOE ID Number: 2015-02_111454370
Date Posted: 10/20/2015
Date Inactive: 01/31/2016
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Blacksburg, Virginia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
C7 -- Game Theory and Bargaining Theory
D00 -- General
Behavioral Economics
Game Theory
Economic Theory
Experimental Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics at Virginia Tech invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in the area of theoretical behavioral economics, though exceptional senior candidates will also be considered. The Department is in a growth phase and will be hiring several positions over the next few years.

A Ph.D. (or foreign equivalent) in economics or related discipline is required or must be firmly expected by the August 2016 appointment start date. Candidates should show promise of significant scholarship and teaching ability.

To apply, candidates must go to, posting # TR0150150 and complete the online application which includes uploading a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and a copy of publications or working papers. Additionally, applicants must arrange for three letters of recommendation to be submitted online through

Applications received by November 30, 2015 will be guaranteed full consideration but will be accepted until the position is filled. For questions about the position please contact the Chair of the Search Committee Dr. Sheryl Ball (

Virginia Tech is an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution.

Individuals with disabilities desiring accommodations in the application process should notify Amy Stanford at 540-231-9636 or, or call TTY: 1-800-828-1120.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Reference Instructions:
Arrange for three letters of recommendation to be submitted online through