JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2017 - January 31, 2018

Waseda University

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Faculty of Political Science and Economics
Tenure-Track or Tenured Positions (Associate Professor or Professor)(Empirical Studies in Economics, Any Field)

JOE ID Number: 2017-02_111458051
Date Posted: 08/16/2017
Date Inactive: 09/20/2017
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Tenure-Track or Tenured Positions (Associate Professor or Professor)(Empirical Studies in Economics, Any Field)
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Tokyo, Shinjuku, JAPAN
JEL Classifications:
F -- International Economics
H -- Public Economics
I -- Health, Education, and Welfare
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
L -- Industrial Organization
O -- Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth
Q -- Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics
R -- Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics
Empirical Studies in Economics
Salary Range: The salary will be determined based on the University salary table
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Faculty of Political Science and Economics (FPSE) at Waseda University invites applications for five tenure-track or tenured positions (Associate Professor or Professor), with an expected (but negotiable) starting date of April 1 or September 1 in 2018. We seek candidates with a focus in the field of empirical economics, with a particular interest in public finance, industrial organization, labor, education, and social welfare and social security. We also welcome applications from scholars in other areas of empirical economics including but not limited to environmental economics, health economics, development economics, international economics, and big data analysis.

Candidates will be evaluated based on the quality of their research, research potential, and teaching experience or potential. The successful candidates will be expected to conduct research, teach courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels, supervise students, and perform service to the FPSE. The candidates must have completed the Ph.D. by the appointment date. Proficiency in Japanese is preferred but not required. All applicants should submit their application documents via the following website:

The application deadline is 1:00 pm on September 20, 2017 (Tokyo time).

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Application deadline: 09/20/2017
Reference Instructions:
Please follow the instruction on the website below.
Application Instructions:
All application materials must be submitted through the online application system.
For details, please refer to the following website.