JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2016 - January 31, 2017

Universidad de los Andes

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Assistant or Associate Professor Positions

JOE ID Number: 2016-02_111456041
Date Posted: 09/15/2016
Date Inactive: 01/31/2017
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant or Associate Professor Positions
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Bogota, DC, COLOMBIA
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Economics (any field)
Economic History
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics at Universidad de los Andes invites applications for tenure-track positions at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning in the Fall term of 2017. Exceptional senior applicants will also be considered. Candidates must show promise of outstanding scholarly achievement and have earned a Ph.D. degree by the appointment start date or shortly thereafter. Applicants working in any field of Economics are welcome. A call for Assistant Professors in economic history/long-run development and a Post-doctoral position in history of economic thought is also available (please use the separate JOE listing).

Los Andes has the best Economics department in Colombia and ranks among the best in Latin America. New professors will find a work environment with a competitive salary, a generous yearly research stipend for the first three years, course-load reduction in their first year, and monetary bonuses for publications. Proficiency in Spanish is not required.

Please submit via JOE: a cover letter specifically explaining your interest in the position and Los Andes, a resume, one research paper, and three letters of recommendation. The submission deadline is November 18 (PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS IS EARLIER THAN MOST DEADLINES). We will interview during the Chicago ASSA meetings.

More information: and

Application Requirements:
  • Letters of Reference
  • Job Market Paper
  • CV
  • Cover Letter
Application deadline: 11/18/2016
  • Application Deadline Has Passed