JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2020 - January 31, 2021

University of Alabama

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Culverhouse College of Business
Economics, Finance and Legal Studies
Assistant Professor of Economics

JOE ID Number: 2020-02_111465360
Date Posted: 09/24/2020
Date Inactive: 01/31/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor of Economics
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Tuscaloosa, Alabama, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
C -- Mathematical and Quantitative Methods
H -- Public Economics
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
Development Economics
Labor and Demographic Economics
Public Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Culverhouse College of Business at the University of Alabama is seeking a candidate for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Economics in the Department of Economics, Finance and Legal Studies. Primary duties include teaching economics at the graduate and undergraduate levels, engaging in a research program that results in articles in high-quality scholarly publications, and performing service as assigned by the Department, College, and University. The position will start August 16, 2021.

Required Qualifications: A Ph.D. in economics or a closely related field is required. A demonstrated track record/potential for publication in high-quality economics journals is required.

Preferred Qualifications: Preference will be given to candidates with research and teaching experience in Applied Econometrics and/or Experimental Methods, that fit into one of the following Department priority areas:

Development Economics
Labor and Demographic Economics
Public Economics

Review of applicants will begin immediately.

Applicants need to complete both of the following:

(1) Complete an application at


(2) A cover letter, curriculum vitae, writing samples, and a minimum of three letters of recommendation must be submitted at

This position is subject to the University's background check policy.
Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience and achievements.

The economics program offers degrees at the undergraduate, Masters, and Ph.D. levels. The department offers an excellent research environment including generous research and travel support, an active seminar series, and Ph.D. graduate research assistants. The College has state-of-the-art facilities to support research and teaching, including The Interactive Decision-Making in Economics (TIDE) laboratory and the Business Analytics Lab, and the Statistics Consulting and Research Lab, Additional Information is available at the College website:

The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against because of their protected status. Applicants to and employees of this institution are protected under Federal law from discrimination on several bases.

Application Requirements:
  • Research Papers
  • Letters of Reference
  • CV
  • Cover Letter
  • Job Market Paper
  • Teaching Evaluations
Application deadline: 01/31/2021