JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2017 - January 31, 2018

Jinan University

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Institute for Economic and Social Research (IESR)
Assistant/Associate/Full Professor

JOE ID Number: 2017-02_111458382
Date Posted: 09/20/2017
Date Inactive: 01/31/2018
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant/Associate/Full Professor
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Guangzhou, Guangdong, CHINA
JEL Classifications:
00 -- Default: Any Field
C -- Mathematical and Quantitative Methods
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
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
Labor Economics
Health Economics
Urban Economics
Development Economics
International Trade
Industrial Organization
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Institute for Economic and Social Research (IESR) at Jinan University warmly invites applications for tenure-track positions in all fields of economics, including labor, health, urban, econometrics, IO, trade, development, macroeconomics, or finance.

IESR is dedicated to building a world-renowned research program and think tank in applied economics with a focus on the Chinese economy and society. Its Survey Data Center specializes in the collection, synthesis and analysis of micro-level data. IESR operates under the leadership of internationally renowned scholars with Professor James Heckman as the chairman of its advisory board.

We are running a major hiring initiative. Applicants for all ranks are welcome. Candidates for the assistant professor should have a Ph.D. in hand or firmly expected by August 2018. Candidates at the rank of associate or above must have demonstrated excellence in research and teaching.

The medium of instruction is English. New faculty can expect no teaching in their first year.

IESR offers a globally competitive compensation package including competitive salary, research funds, housing allowances, plus standard fringe benefits.

Interviews will be conducted at the ASSA Annual Meeting. Please submit the application materials by December 1, 2017. For more information please visit or contact us at

Application Requirements:
  • Cover Letter
  • CV
  • Job Market Paper
  • Teaching Evaluations
  • Research Papers
  • Letters of Reference
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