JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2019 - January 31, 2020

Waseda University

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Faculty of Political Science and Economics
Tenure-Track in Economics (Any Field)

JOE ID Number: 2019-02_111462858
Date Posted: 08/08/2019
Date Inactive: 11/20/2019
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Tenure-Track in Economics (Any Field)
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Tokyo, JAPAN
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Faculty of Political Science and Economics at Waseda University invites applications for two tenure-track faculty positions (at the rank of associate professor) in economics, beginning in April or September 2020.

Applicants must have completed a PhD by the time of appointment. They must be able to teach microeconomics, macroeconomics, or econometrics in English. Proficiency in Japanese is not required. The appointment is for an initial period of three years, with a possible extension of two years after an interim review that takes place during the second or third year. Tenure may be granted at any time after the second year of the years on the tenure-track if deemed appropriate in the tenure review.

Review of applications begins on September 25, 2019 (JST). The final application deadline is November 21, 2019, 13:00 (JST)/ November 20, 2019, 23:00 (EST).

The recruitment process will include three stages: 1) shortlisting; 2) a campus visit, including a research presentation and an interview with the search committee; and 3) an interview with the Dean. For an applicant residing overseas, there may be an online video interview between stages 1) and 2).

Application Requirements:
  • Letters of Reference
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
Application deadline: 11/20/2019
Application Instructions:
At least two reference letters must be submitted via the American Economic Association’s JOE website by the final application deadline.

All applications must be submitted through our own application website. Please follow the link below.