JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2016 - January 31, 2017

Nankai University

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Institute of State Economy
Assistant Professor of Experimental/Behavioral Economics

JOE ID Number: 2016-02_111456454
Date Posted: 10/06/2016
Date Inactive: 01/31/2017
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor of Experimental/Behavioral Economics
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Tianjin, Tianjin, CHINA
JEL Classifications:
C9 -- Design of Experiments
D -- Microeconomics
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
G -- Financial Economics
Q4 -- Energy
Q5 -- Environmental Economics
Experimental Economics,
Behavioral Economics
Financial markets
Environmental economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Institute of State Economy at Nankai University invites applications for 1-2 tenure-track positions at the Assistant Professor level in Experimental/Behavioral Economics. The positions will be 12-month appointments at the rank of Assistant Professor with approximately 70% of time devoted to research and 30% of time devoted to teaching. The appointments will begin July 2017.

The candidates are expected to use experimental methods to address issues of relevance to China. Teaching at graduate level is also included. Preference will be given to candidates with interest in applying experimental methods to macroeconomics, financial markets, environmental and energy issues.

The Institute of State Economics committed to becoming a world-class think-tank. The research priorities are macroeconomic policy and public policy. The Institute is developing a new area of expertise in experimental economics and opened Nankai Vernon L. Smith Experimental Economics Laboratory. This lab is a joint partnership with the Experimental Economics Program at the University of Alaska Anchorage.

Required degree: Ph.D. in economics, natural resource, environmental, or agricultural economics, or closely related fields. Candidates must have earned the doctorate by the start of the appointment. Interviews will be conducted at the 2017 ASSA meeting.

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Application Requirements:
  • Research Statement
  • Letters of Reference
  • Job Market Paper
  • CV
Application deadline: 11/14/2016
  • Application Deadline Has Passed