JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2015 - January 31, 2016

The University of Manchester

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Assistant Professor

JOE ID Number: 2015-02_111454729
Date Posted: 11/12/2015
Date Inactive: 12/12/2015
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Manchester, UNITED KINGDOM
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Salary Range: £38 511 to £47 328

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

Economics at Manchester invites applications from strong candidates in any area of specialisation.

You will teach undergraduate and graduate students and carry out research.
You will have a completed PhD, or be close to obtaining a PhD, in Economics/Econometrics or a related field by the post start date.
The post is tenable from 1st August 2016.

Economics is a research-oriented department committed to teaching excellence. The department is large with expertise in a wide range of areas of Economics. These areas of research excellence include all areas of macroeconomics, microeconomics and econometrics, including financial, environmental, and development economics.

The successful applicant will have some pastoral and administrative responsibilities, and above all commit to the ideas of collegiality and academic integrity.
The other criteria that will be used when shortlisting for this post can be found on the person specification which is attached to this vacancy on the University of Manchester online recruitment system (

In addition to a competitive salary the benefits associated with the position include an occupational pension scheme and generous research leave (sabbatical) entitlement. Economics at Manchester is a large, collegial department with excellent financial and logistical resources available to support research.

To apply for this post complete this 2 stage process:

1. Visit [job reference ID is HUM07320] and complete the following sections/details, on-line, by clicking the “Apply for Job” button:
• Personal, Education, Employment, Referees and Equal Opportunities
• Do NOT upload any other supporting information (eg, CV/Resume)

2. Stage 2: Submit the following documents through JOE’s online application system:
• A covering letter of application, quoting the post reference number and your primary research area, including a 500-word (max) statement which summarizes your past and current research and how you meet the essential and desirable criteria listed on the ‘further particulars’.
• Your CV/Resume.
• Sample(s) of written research papers.
• Evidence of teaching effectiveness.
• 3 letters of recommendation from your nominated referees.
• (Please note that it is your responsibility to ensure that these letters are submitted by the closing date and the University reserves the right to nominate additional referees if deemed necessary.)
You must complete steps 1 and 2. Failure to do this means your application can not be considered by the University.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 11th December 2015 (23.59 UK time).

Application Requirements:
  • Questions for Candidates
  • Letters of Reference
  • Research Papers
  • Teaching Evaluations
  • Job Market Paper
  • CV
  • Cover Letter
Application deadline: 12/11/2015
  • Application Deadline Has Passed