JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2017 - January 31, 2018

Universidad de los Andes

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Assistant Professor

JOE ID Number: 2017-02_111458257
Date Posted: 09/08/2017
Date Inactive: 01/31/2018
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Bogota, D. C., COLOMBIA
JEL Classifications:
00 -- Default: Any Field
N -- Economic History
Economic History
Economic Growth
Political Economy
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 in Economics with emphasis on economic history beginning in the fall term of 2018.

The Department is searching for economists with solid quantitative skills and a clear research agenda related to Economic History, open to pursuing interdisciplinary approaches and with the ability to engage in related topics, including: long-term economic growth, political economy, applied microeconomics, finance, or macroeconomic policy. We shall also consider outstanding candidates in any other field. The position will start by July 2018.

New professors will find a work environment with a generous yearly research stipend for the first three years, additional seed funding for research afterwards, course-load reduction in their first year, and monetary bonuses for publications in well ranked journals. Los Andes has the best Economics department in Colombia and ranks among the best in Latin America. Proficiency in Spanish is not required but nonetheless advisable.

Please submit via JOE: a cover letter specifically explaining your interest in the position at Universidad de los Andes, a CV, at least one research paper, and three letters of recommendation. The submission deadline is November 25th, 2017
(Please Note That This Is Earlier Than Most Deadlines). We will interview at the ASSA meetings in Philadelphia.
More information: and

Application Requirements:
  • Cover Letter
  • CV
  • Job Market Paper
  • Letters of Reference
Application deadline: 11/25/2017
Application Deadline Has Passed