JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2019 - July 31, 2019

Harvard Business School

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Entrepreneurial Management Unit
Assistant Professor

JOE ID Number: 2019-01_111462764
Date Posted: 07/05/2019
Date Inactive: 07/31/2019
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Boston, Massachusetts, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: A -- General Economics and Teaching
Entrepreneurship, Innovation, Economics, Finance
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Entrepreneurial Management Unit of Harvard Business School seeks candidates for full-time tenure-track Assistant Professor positions starting July 2020. Applicants should be new or recent graduates with a strong record in a doctoral program.

The ideal candidates will conduct research influencing both academics and practitioners. Candidates with formal training in economics or behavioral disciplines, as well as inter-disciplinary candidates, are encouraged to apply. Research interests should include one or more of the following: entrepreneurial leadership and organization; emerging industries and technologies; innovation; or financing ventures and growth. These positions require a commitment to case method teaching.

Applicants with a background in management, organization theory, sociology, psychology, or strategy should submit a complete job packet by 11:59 pm Tuesday, October 29, 2019. These candidates should select the job title option "Entrepreneurship: Management, Organizations, & Strategy (MOS)" when choosing a position on the application. Applicants with a background in economics or finance should submit a complete job packet by 11:59 pm Tuesday, December 3, 2019 and will need to be available for a first-round interview at the AEA meeting in San Diego in January 2020. These candidates should select the job title option "Entrepreneurship: Economics & Finance (ECF)" when choosing a position on the application. Job packets must contain a cover letter specifying that you are applying for the “EM Unit”, current CV, three letters of reference, publications, job talk paper (identified as such) and any additional papers, description of courses taught, and teaching ratings.

Recommenders should submit letters online by the respective dates. All application materials should be uploaded by the respective closing dates at

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions or any other characteristic protected by law.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 12/03/2019