JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2017 - January 31, 2018

University of Pennsylvania

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The Wharton School
Business Economics and Public Policy
Assistant, Associate or Full Professor of Business Economics and Public Policy

JOE ID Number: 2017-02_111458034
Date Posted: 08/14/2017
Date Inactive: 01/31/2018
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant, Associate or Full Professor of Business Economics and Public Policy
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: D0 -- General
International Economics
Financial Economics
Public Economics
Labor and Demographic Economics
Law and Economics
Behavioral Economics
Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth;
Industrial Organization
Labor Economics
Salary Range: Competitive
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Business Economics and Public Policy Department of the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, is seeking applicants for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position at any level: Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor. The Department provides broad coverage of applied microeconomics and participates in undergraduate business economics and MBA programs and offers a PhD in Applied Economics. Excellence in research and teaching are the primary criteria for this position. Applicants must have a Ph.D. (expected completion by June 30, 2019 is acceptable) from an accredited institution. The appointment is expected to begin July 1, 2018.

Application should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, job market paper, and/or selected publications. Please submit these on-line at: Junior-level candidates should also include contact information for three references who will be asked to submit letters of recommendation. The deadline for applications is December 1, 2017. Department representatives will be interviewing prospective candidates at the ASSA meetings in Philadelphia, PA on January 5-7, 2018. Information about the Business Economics and Public Policy Department at Wharton may be found at:

The University of Pennsylvania values diversity and seeks talented students, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds. The University of Pennsylvania is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. Women, minority candidates, veterans and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Beth Moskat
Program Coordinator
Business Economics and Public Policy Department
The Wharton School
University of Pennsylvania
Suite 1400, Steinberg Hall-Dietrich Hall
3620 Locust Walk
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Link
Application deadline: 12/01/2017