JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2015 - January 31, 2016

Georgia State University

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Andrew Young School of Policy Studies
Department of Economics
Assistant Professor

JOE ID Number: 2015-02_111454402
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: Atlanta, Georgia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: H -- Public Economics
Public Economics
Evaluation of Public Expenditure Programs

Status Update: Position has been filled
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics in the Andrew Young School of Policy Studies invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level to begin August 2016, with teaching and research interests in public economics. Candidates with research interests in all areas of public economics are encouraged to apply, although there is particular interest in candidates conducting research on the evaluation of public expenditure programs, as well as applied areas including tax policy, regional modeling, and fiscal decentralization in a developing country and/or domestic context.

The Andrew Young School is ranked among the top 20 policy schools in the area of Policy Analysis and has continued to add strength in a variety of fields. Successful candidates will have an earned doctorate or will have completed all requirements for one in the field of Economics. Applicants should provide a CV, three reference letters, and a writing sample. Applicants with several years of experience at the assistant professor rank are particularly encouraged to apply. Such candidates should provide a selection of their publications. All applications must be submitted through the American Economic Association’s Job Openings for Economists website ( ).

Candidates must be eligible to work in the United States. At time of offer, a background check will be required. To receive full consideration, complete applications must be received by November 15, 2015. Candidates will be considered until the position is filled.

Georgia State University, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an equal opportunity affirmative action employer.

Application Requirements:
  • Professional Writing Sample
  • Letters of Reference
  • CV
  • Application Deadline Has Passed