JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2017 - January 31, 2018

University of Notre Dame

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Wilson Sheehan Lab for Economic Opportunities
Department of Economics
Research Professor

JOE ID Number: 2017-02_111458395
Date Posted: 09/21/2017
Date Inactive: 01/31/2018
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Research Professor
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Notre Dame, Indiana, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Salary Range: Compensation is competitive
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Wilson Sheehan Lab for Economic Opportunities (LEO) within the University of Notre Dame’s Department of Economics seeks a Research Professor with at least three years of relevant research experience. The ideal candidate would have evidence of excellence in research in the field of economics, or a closely-related social science discipline, with some experience in the design, execution, or evaluation of randomized controlled trials. The successful candidate will develop and maintain a portfolio of LEO-related research projects. The position is non-tenure track.

LEO is a research center that aims to identify innovative, effective and scalable domestic anti-poverty programs. LEO partners with social service providers throughout the country on research projects. The center is comprised of faculty affiliates with expertise in social policy evaluation from universities across the country. LEO was launched in the fall of 2012 and a permanent endowment will allow for the addition of several research faculty positions over the next few years.

Applicants should submit a cover letter and a curriculum vita with at least three references for the Research Faculty LEO/Notre Dame position thru the JOE Network. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Questions should be directed to Katie Kuka, Associate Director at

The University is an Equal Opportunity and affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to fostering a culturally diverse atmosphere for faculty, staff and students. We strongly encourage applications from women, minorities, and those attracted to a university with a Catholic identity. The University also considers all qualified applicants for employment without regard to status as a protected veteran or individual with a disability.

Should an application result in an appointment, the appointment would be contingent upon the successful completion of a background check. Applicants will be asked to identify all felony convictions and/or pending felony charges. Felony convictions do not automatically bar an individual from employment. Each case will be examined separately to determine the appropriateness of employment in the particular position. Failure to be forthcoming or dishonesty with respect to felony disclosures can result in the disqualification of a candidate. The full procedure can be viewed at

Application Requirements:
  • Questions for Candidates
  • Letters of Reference
  • CV
  • Cover Letter
Application deadline: 01/31/2018
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