JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)
August 1, 2019 - January 31, 2020
University of Texas at Arlington
Position Title/Short Description
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Arlington, Texas, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: D -- Microeconomics
Full Text of JOE Listing:
The University of Texas at Arlington
College of Business
Department of Economics
Position ID: F00187P
The Department of Economics at The University of Texas at Arlington expects to fill one tenure track position beginning Fall 2020, pending budgetary approval. Applicants must have been awarded a Ph.D. in Economics by the time of application. ABD will not be considered. We seek applicants with a specialty in applied microeconomics. We are strongly interested applicants in urban economics, health economics and/or environmental economics. Applicants with a track record of external grants, especially grants in collaboration with scholars from other disciplines, will receive preference. Most teaching will be at the upper level undergraduate and MS level. Submissions should be made via the link below before December 1, 2019. Review of submitted materials will commence Dec. 1, 2019, but the position will remain open until filled.
To apply, go to and submit the following materials: 1) a cover letter indicating up to two primary JEL classifications of specialization, 2) curriculum vitae, 3) samples of research, and 4) email addresses of three references.
Successful candidates are expected to demonstrate a commitment to diversity and equity in education through their scholarship, teaching, and/or service.
The University of Texas at Arlington is a Carnegie Research-1 “highest research activity” institution. With a total global enrollment of over 59,000 in AY 2018-19, UTA is one of the largest institutions in the University of Texas System. Guided by its Strategic Plan Bold Solutions | Global Impact, UTA fosters interdisciplinary research and teaching to enable the sustainable megacity of the future within four broad themes: health and the human condition, sustainable urban communities, global environmental impact, and data-driven discovery. UTA was cited by U.S. News & World Report as having the second lowest average student debt among U.S. universities in 2018. U.S. News & World Report also ranks UTA fourth in the nation for undergraduate diversity. The University is a Hispanic-Serving Institution and is ranked as the top four-year college in Texas for veterans on Military Times’ 2018 Best for Vets list.
UTA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution. Minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Additionally, the University prohibits discrimination in employment on the basis of sexual orientation. A criminal background check will be conducted on finalists. The UTA is a tobacco free campus.
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