JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2016 - July 31, 2016

Florida State University

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College of Social Sciences and Public Policy
Postdoctoral Scholar

JOE ID Number: 2016-01_111455342
Date Posted: 03/08/2016
Date Inactive: 07/31/2016
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Postdoctoral Scholar
Section: US: Other Academic (Part-time or Adjunct)
Location: Tallahassee, Florida, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
H1 -- Structure and Scope of Government
K -- Law and Economics
L5 -- Regulation and Industrial Policy
D7 -- Analysis of Collective Decision-Making
N4 -- Government, War, Law, International Relations, and Regulation
Political Economy
Law and Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The L. Charles Hilton Jr. Center for the Study of Economic Prosperity and Individual Opportunity at Florida State University seeks a Postdoctoral Scholar conducting research in the areas of regulation, law and economics, institutions, and/or political economy.

The Postdoctoral Scholar will interact and collaborate with faculty affiliates and Ph.D. students with appointments in the Hilton Center. The successful candidate will be expected to conduct original research and publish his/her results in top-ranked journals, participate in weekly workshops and occasional Hilton Center meetings and conferences, and contribute to the overall mission of the Center.

Applicants are expected to have completed all requirements for a Ph.D. in economics, applied economics, or agricultural economics (or other closely related field) at the time of appointment (August 8, 2016).

There is no deadline for applying to the opening, but applications will be considered on a rolling basis beginning immediately. The expected start of the appointment is the Fall 2016 semester. The position offers competitive salary and benefits. The initial appointment is for one year, with the prospect of renewal subject to available funding.

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Application deadline: 07/31/2016
Reference Instructions:
Send letters of reference to Dr. Shawn Kantor, Director of the L. Charles Hilton Jr. Center, Florida State University, 288 Bellamy Bldg., Tallahassee, FL 32306-2180
Application Instructions:
To apply, submit by email a cover letter, CV, one research paper, and three references (sent separately) to Dr. Shawn Kantor, Director of the L. Charles Hilton Jr. Center, Florida State University (

Florida State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.