JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2016 - January 31, 2017

Nazarbayev University

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School of Humanities and Social Sciences
Department of Economics
Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in Economics

JOE ID Number: 2016-02_111456195
Date Posted: 09/23/2016
Date Inactive: 01/31/2017
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in Economics
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Astana, KAZAKHSTAN
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Applied Economics
Any field
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics at Nazarbayev University invites applications for a full time position in Economics beginning August 2017 at the rank of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor. We seek candidates with strong research interests in any field of economics. The priority fields include macroeconomics, applied economics and finance. The candidates must have a Ph.D. degree at the start of their employment.

We will conduct interviews at the ASSA meeting in Chicago on January 6-8, 2017. The deadline for applications is November 28, 2016. Candidates may apply at by submitting a cover letter, CV, sample research paper, research statement, teaching statement and three letters of recommendation (Assistant Professor), and cover letter, CV, recent research paper(s), and the names and addresses of three references (Associate and Full Professor). For more information, please contact

Nazarbayev University (, located in Astana, Kazakhstan, was created with the support of several leading universities. The medium of instruction is English. The Department of Economics is housed in the School of Humanities and Social Sciences(SHSS). The partner of SHSS is University of Wisconsin-Madison. The Department offers undergraduate and Master’s programs ( Compensation includes a highly competitive salary, housing, travel support and medical benefits.

Application Requirements:
  • Letters of Reference
  • Names and Addresses of Three References
  • Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  • Research Statement
  • Research Papers
  • Job Market Paper
  • CV
  • Cover Letter
Application deadline: 11/28/2016
  • Application Deadline Has Passed