JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2020 - July 31, 2020

University of Washington, Seattle

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Comparative Health Outcomes, Policy, and Economics (CHOICE) Institute
Assistant Professor of Health Economics

JOE ID Number: 2020-01_111464727
Date Posted: 02/11/2020
Date Inactive: 05/01/2020
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor of Health Economics
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Seattle, Washington, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: I1 -- Health
Health Economics
Pharmaceutical Markets
Drug pricing
Salary Range: $110,000 - $130,000 Annual

Status Update: Search Suspended
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Pharmacy and the Comparative Health Outcomes, Policy, and Economics (CHOICE) Institute at the University of Washington seek to fill one faculty position at the tenure-eligible Assistant Professor level, 12 month service period to start July 1, 2020. The ideal candidate will be expected to develop an independent research agenda with a focus on US Healthcare, and contribute to and lead departmental research programs. The successful candidate will be expected to teach in the graduate curriculum of the CHOICE Institute and contribute to the PharmD teaching program.

-Doctoral degree in Economics or a related discipline such as Health Economics, Public Policy, Health Services Research, or foreign equivalent is required.
-Positive factors for consideration include but are not limited to: additional clinical background (MD, PharmD, etc.) post doctoral experience, grant writing experience.
-Expertise in pharmaceutical markets, pricing, and policy, comparative evaluations, and health econometrics required.
-Strong track record of peer-reviewed publications and a demonstrated potential for sustained productivity and engagement in independently funded research in their focus area
-Expertise in statistical and analytical methodologies and modeling, scientific data interpretation and presentation required.

Read the full position description and application instructions:
The job vacancy is open until filled.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
Application Instructions:
Applicants should submit the following materials via Interfolio:

1) Letter of interest outlining experience, research interests and teaching philosophy
2) Curriculum vitae
3) Three original letters of reference.

Please address inquiries to Anirban Basu, PhD, Chair of the Search Committee (