JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2020 - July 31, 2020

University of Utah

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David Eccles School of Business
Department of Entrepreneurship & Strategy
Post-Doc Fellowship in Innovation

JOE ID Number: 2020-01_111464715
Date Posted: 02/03/2020
Date Inactive: 07/31/2020
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Post-Doc Fellowship in Innovation
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Salt Lake City, Utah, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
L1 -- Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance
L5 -- Regulation and Industrial Policy
M2 -- Business Economics
Intellectual property rights
Technology management
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Sorenson Center for Discovery and Innovation at the University of Utah David Eccles School of Business is inviting applications for a postdoctoral fellowship. The fellow will work with faculty conducting innovation related research, with a particular focus on the pharmaceutical industry. Fellows will also be expected to continue their own research.

Candidates should have an interest in innovation, a strong background in applied econometrics and are expected to have completed their Ph.D. in strategy or economics by summer 2020. The appointment is for two years, with an option to extend a third and does not include any teaching obligations. Start date is anticipated to be July 1, 2020. Fellows are expected to be in residence during their tenure, participate in seminars and contribute to the broader intellectual community.

In addition to a competitive salary and benefits package fellows will be provided an allowance for research related expenses. The application deadline is March 16, 2020. To be considered please complete the application at:

The Sorenson Center for Discovery and Innovation is housed within the Department of Entrepreneurship and Strategy; additional information on the group can be found at: Specific questions may be directed to

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 03/16/2020