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August 1, 2017 - January 31, 2018

Wake Forest University

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Eudaimonia Institute Postdoctoral Research Fellow

JOE ID Number: 2017-02_111458941
Date Posted: 10/16/2017
Date Inactive: 01/31/2018
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Eudaimonia Institute Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Winston-Salem, North Carolina, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Eudaimonia Institute of Wake Forest University is seeking a postdoctoral fellow for one-year with the option to renew. The successful candidate will be a Fellow in the Eudaimonia Institute, whose mission is to investigate the factors that promote human flourishing. Primary responsibility will be to pursue research consistent with this mission in collaboration with one or more members of the Economics Department; candidates should identify a particular member of the Economics Department with whom they wish to work. Subject to agreement by the Department, the fellow may also have the option of teaching 1-2 economics classes.

The position is open with respect to field, but applicants must list in their cover letter which specific member(s) of the Economics Department with whom they wish to pursue collaborative research.

The position offers a competitive package of compensation and benefits.

Eudaimonia Institute website:

Economics Department website:

The post-doctoral Fellow should hold a PhD (ABDs may be considered) in economics and should have a demonstrated commitment to excellence in undergraduate teaching.

The academic year 2018–’19, with an option to renew for and 2019–’20. Review will begin immediately, and applications submitted on or before December 1, 2017 will be given full consideration.

Application Requirements:
  • Letters of Reference
  • Job Market Paper
  • CV
  • Cover Letter
Application deadline: 12/01/2017
  • Application Deadline Has Passed