JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2020 - January 31, 2021

University of California, Santa Cruz

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Social Sciences Division
Economics Department
Assistant Professor, Economic Theory, JPF00941

JOE ID Number: 2020-02_111465409
Date Posted: 09/23/2020
Date Inactive: 01/31/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor, Economic Theory, JPF00941
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Santa Cruz, California, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
C6 -- Mathematical Methods; Programming Models; Mathematical and Simulation Modeling
C7 -- Game Theory and Bargaining Theory
C9 -- Design of Experiments
D -- Microeconomics
Economic Theory
Behavioral Economics
Experimental Economics
University of California
Santa Cruz
Salary Range: Commensurate with qualifications and experience; academic year (nine-month basis).
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Economics Department at the University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC) invites applications for a position in economic theory at the Assistant Professor (tenure-track) level (JPF00941). We welcome applications from candidates with significant empirical and experimental research as long as their work makes theoretical contributions or advances innovative methodologies to bring models to the data. The department has a fully equipped lab for running experiments.

Our Department has a Ph.D., a professional Master’s, and several undergraduate programs. Applicants will be expected to teach at both the undergraduate and graduate levels; advise/mentor graduate and undergraduate students; contribute to graduate education, the research environment of the department, and to university and professional service; and work with students, faculty and staff from a wide range of social and cultural backgrounds.

The position is also available at the tenured associate or full professor rank as JPF00942. Applicants who wish to be considered for the associate or full professor position must apply separately to that recruitment. Applicants may apply to both recruitments.

Applications completed through the campus’s online system on or/by November 23, 2020 are ensured full consideration.

The full job description and application instructions may be found at:

UCSC is an EEO/AA/Vet/Disability/Minority Employer.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Application deadline: 11/23/2020
Reference Instructions:
Letters must be submitted by the referees directly to the UCSC online academic recruit system.

Candidates will solicit letters of recommendation through their application in "UCSC Academic Recruit", which will send a unique "token" directly to each referee. The token will allow the referee to upload the requested confidential letter directly to the candidate's dossier within UCSC Academic Recruit. (Letters submitted directly by the candidate will not accepted.)
Application Instructions:
Applications must be submitted and completed within the UCSC Academic Recruit system on or by: 11/23/2020 (11:59 pm PST) to ensure consideration by the search committee.