JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2015 - January 31, 2016

Trinity College Dublin

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School of Social Sciences and Philosophy
Ussher Assistant Professor in Development Economics

JOE ID Number: 2015-02_111455048
Date Posted: 12/17/2015
Date Inactive: 01/31/2016
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Ussher Assistant Professor in Development Economics
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Dublin, Leinster, IRELAND
JEL Classification: O -- Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth
Development Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Trinity College Dublin is seeking to appoint an Ussher Assistant Professor in Development Economics, to commence on 1 September 2016. The successful candidate will contribute to research and teaching in the field of development economics. The appointee will build capacity in the area of micro-economic impact evaluation and will contribute to the work of the Trinity IMpact Evaluation Unit (TIME) ( The Department of Economics is seeking an individual with vision and enthusiasm, a genuine commitment to the roles of research and teaching, an established research record and clear potential for future research accomplishment.

Appointment will be made at a maximum of the 8th point of the New Assistant Professor Merged Salary Scale.

Candidates wishing to discuss the post informally should contact:
Professor Carol Newman, Department of Economics via email: or tel: +353 1 896 1522. Representatives of the Department of Economics will also be available at the ASSA Meetings in San Francisco January 3-5 2016 and at the RES PhD Meetings at Westminster Business School, Marylebone Campus, London 8-9 January 2016.

Applications will only be accepted through e-recruitment

Further information and application details can be found at:

Closing date for receipt of completed applications is: no later than 12 Noon GMT on Monday 11th January, 2016

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 01/11/2016