JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2015 - January 31, 2016

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

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College of Business and Entrepreneurship
Assistant Professor - Economics

JOE ID Number: 2015-02_111454934
Date Posted: 11/30/2015
Date Inactive: 01/31/2016
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor - Economics
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Brownsville, Texas, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
G -- Financial Economics
I -- Health, Education, and Welfare
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
O -- Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth
Financial Economics
Salary Range: Commensurate with Qualifications
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Applications are invited for one position in Economics at the rank of Assistant Professor. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Economics or a closely related field by the start of the Fall 2016 semester. Applicants specializing in Development Economics, preferably with a focus on Latin America, as well as those specializing in other areas of Applied Microeconomics such as Labor Economics, Health Economics, the Economics of Education, and Financial Economics, will be considered. Applied Microeconomists capable of teaching elementary Econometrics at the undergraduate level would be viewed especially favorably. The appointment involves teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels and the supervision of Ph.D. students. The College of Business and Entrepreneurship is AACSB-accredited.

Applications must be submitted via the UTRGV Career website at Additionally, candidates must submit 1) a letter of interest indicating the position they’re applying for, 2) a job market paper, and 3) a CV that includes contact information for three references to the search chair, Dr. Gautam Hazarika, at Review of applications will begin immediately. All questions regarding the search should be addressed to Dr. Hazarika.

UTRGV is an Affirmative Action /Equal Opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link