JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2019 - January 31, 2020

University of Virginia

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Department of Economics
Open Rank in Labor/Applied Microeconomics

JOE ID Number: 2019-02_111463225
Date Posted: 09/16/2019
Date Inactive: 01/31/2020
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Open Rank in Labor/Applied Microeconomics
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Charlottesville, Virginia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
I -- Health, Education, and Welfare
K -- Law and Economics
H -- Public Economics
R -- Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics
Labor Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The University of Virginia's Department of Economics of the College and Graduate School of Arts & Sciences invites applications for a position at the tenure-track or tenured ranks in the applied microeconomics, with a particular emphasis on labor economics. Candidates should demonstrate excellence in the application of frontier methods to questions across subfields such as education, health, aging, search methods, personnel economics or economics of the family. Candidates are expected to have an outstanding research record relative to rank, along with the capacity to teach and advise diverse Ph.D. students in their research.

Candidates will be expected to teach labor economics at the graduate and undergraduate levels and provide service to the University, Department and professional organizations. The Department aims to recruit faculty dedicated to building and extending a top-tier research portfolio, including developing external funding to support research endeavors.

For consideration at the assistant professor level, please apply by November 25, 2019. The position will remain open until filled.

The anticipated appointment start date will be Fall 2020. Applicants must be on track to receive a Ph.D. in the relevant field by May 2020 and must hold a Ph.D. at the time of appointment.

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
Application deadline: 11/25/2019
Application Instructions:
There are two steps required to complete an application:

1. Complete a profile with the UVA Workday employment system by visiting ( ). Apply to the advertised position by searching for posting R0009771. Do not submit other supporting job market materials to Workday. This step should only take a few minutes to complete.

2. Submit your job market materials to:

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