JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2020 - January 31, 2021

Nazarbayev University

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Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor of Economics

JOE ID Number: 2020-02_111465471
Date Posted: 10/05/2020
Date Inactive: 01/31/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor of Economics
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Nur-Sultan, KAZAKHSTAN
JEL Classification: 00 -- 00 - Default: Any Field
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics at Nazarbayev University invites applications for a full-time position in Economics beginning August 2021 at the rank of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor. We seek candidates with strong research interests in any field of economics. The priority fields include macroeconomics and econometrics. The candidates must have a Ph.D. degree at the start of their employment.

Due to the travel restrictions related to the potential spread of COVID-19, we will conduct interviews online. The deadline for applications is November 30, 2020. Candidates may apply at by submitting a cover letter, CV, sample research paper, research statement, teaching statement and three letters of recommendation (Assistant Professor), and cover letter, CV, recent research paper(s), and the names and addresses of three references (Associate and Full Professor). For more information, you can contact

Nazarbayev University, located in Nur Sultan (former Astana), Kazakhstan, was created with the support of several leading universities. The medium of instruction is English. The Department of Economics ( is housed in the School of Sciences and Humanities (SSH). Our partner is the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Compensation includes a highly competitive salary, housing, travel support, and medical benefits.

Application Requirements:
  • Research Papers
  • Names and Addresses of Three References
  • Teaching Statement
  • Research Statement
  • Letters of Reference
  • Job Market Paper
  • Cover Letter
  • CV
Application deadline: 11/30/2020
Reference Instructions:
Required for Assistant Professors
  • Application Deadline Has Passed