JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2017 - January 31, 2018

University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

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Robert C. Vackar College of Business and Entrepreneurship
Economics & Finance
Assistant Professor

JOE ID Number: 2017-02_111459374
Date Posted: 11/22/2017
Date Inactive: 01/31/2018
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Rio Grande Valley/Edinburg/Brownsville, Texas, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
A -- General Economics and Teaching
D -- Microeconomics
G -- Financial Economics
I -- Health, Education, and Welfare
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
L -- Industrial Organization
Applied Microeconomics
Labor Economics
Industrial Organization
Development Economics
Health Economics
Financial Economics
Salary Range: Commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Applications are invited for one tenure-track position in Economics at the rank of Assistant Professor. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Economics or a closely related field by the start of the Fall 2018 semester. Applicants specializing in Applied Microeconomics, including areas such as Labor Economics, Industrial Organization, Development Economics, Health Economics, and Financial Economics will be considered. Candidates capable of teaching undergraduate level courses (e.g., Principles of Economics and upper level, such as Micro Theory) in addition to MBA and Ph.D. seminars would be viewed especially favorably. The Robert C. Vackar College of Business and Entrepreneurship is AACSB-accredited at the graduate and undergraduate levels and offers a Ph.D. in Business Administration that includes concentrations in Finance, Management, Marketing, and Information Systems.

Applications must be submitted via the UTRGV Career website at (search full-time positions for Economics). Complete applications must include 1) a cover letter expressing the candidate’s interest in UTRGV, 2) a job market paper, 3) a CV that includes contact information for three references, and 4) graduate transcripts. Review of applications will begin immediately, but will continue until the position is filled. All questions regarding the search should be addressed to, Dr. Diego Escobari, at

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