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August 1, 2020 - January 31, 2021

University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

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William S. Kinkead Distinguished Professorship Economics

JOE ID Number: 2020-02_111465763
Date Posted: 10/20/2020
Date Inactive: 01/31/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: William S. Kinkead Distinguished Professorship Economics
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Urbana, Illinois, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
L -- Industrial Organization
O3 -- Innovation; Research and Development; Technological Change; Intellectual Property Rights
O4 -- Economic Growth and Aggregate Productivity
O5 -- Economywide Country Studies
D -- Microeconomics
Efficient Market Economy
Industrial Organization
Economic Growth
Market Structure
Full Text of JOE Listing:

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Department of Economics
William S. Kinkead Distinguished Professorship Economics

The Department of Economics invites applications for the endowed chair entitled the William S. Kinkead Distinguished Professorship Economics. This Chair will be a full-time tenured position at the rank of Full Professor within the Department of Economics. Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in Economics, or an equivalent degree. The holder of the Professorship should display a commitment to the study of microeconomics, industrial organization, the theoretical and applied role of innovation and technological change, and economic growth and market structure in the functioning of a modern economic system. To submit your application, go to To ensure full consideration, all required application materials must be submitted by the closing date of February 1, 2021. The University of Illinois conducts criminal background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. Illinois is an EEO Employer/Vet/Disabled

Application Requirements:
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Application deadline: 02/01/2021
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