JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2020 - January 31, 2021

Universidad de los Andes

Assistant Professor, Associate Professor

JOE ID Number: 2020-02_111465539
Date Posted: 10/09/2020
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor, Associate Professor
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Bogota, DC, COLOMBIA
JEL Classification: 00 -- 00 - Default: Any Field
Universidad de los Andes
Assistant Professor
Associate Professor
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics at Universidad de Los Andes invites applications for tenure-track positions at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning in the Fall term of 2021. Exceptional senior applicants will also be considered. Candidates must show promise of outstanding scholarly achievement and have earned a Ph.D. degree by the appointment start date or shortly thereafter. Applicants working in any field of Economics are welcome.

Bogota has become a leading pole of research in Economics, with strong international links and a lively academic environment. The Economics Department at Universidad de los Andes ranks among the best in Latin America and is considered the best in Colombia.

New professors will find a work environment with a competitive salary, a generous yearly research stipend for the first three years, course-load reduction in their first year, and monetary bonuses for academic publications. Proficiency in Spanish is not required. Teaching in English is welcome.

Please submit via JOE: a cover letter specifically explaining your interest in the position and Los Andes, a resume, one research paper, your teaching statement, and three letters of recommendation. The submission deadline is November 27th, 2020. We will interview virtually right after the 2021 ASSA meetings.

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Application Requirements:
  • CV
  • Cover Letter
  • Job Market Paper
  • Teaching Evaluations
  • Research Papers
  • Letters of Reference
  • Statement of Teaching Philosophy
Application deadline: 11/27/2020
  • Application Deadline Has Passed