JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2020 - January 31, 2021

University of Puget Sound

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Asian Studies Program
Suzanne Wilson Barnett Chair in Contemporary China Studies

JOE ID Number: 2020-02_111465767
Date Posted: 10/26/2020
Date Inactive: 01/31/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Suzanne Wilson Barnett Chair in Contemporary China Studies
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Tacoma, Washington, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
F -- International Economics
O -- Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth
Q5 -- Environmental Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The University of Puget Sound invites applications for a social scientist of contemporary China with expertise in one or more of the following areas related to Chinese society:

International Economy and Trade
Regional and Border Relations
Environmental Studies
Social and Technological Change.

We seek an outstanding teacher-scholar with a deep interest in/and commitment to interdisciplinary study, liberal arts, and specializes in the study of contemporary China. This new endowed tenure-line appointment will be made at the assistant professor level in the Asian Studies Program and in the appropriate academic department: Business and Leadership, Economics, International Political Economy, and Sociology and Anthropology.

Qualifications: PhD preferred. Required: advanced ABD considered in a social science discipline and a commitment to liberal arts education. Chinese language proficiency sufficient to conduct research in Mandarin, strongly preferred.   

Apply: Please visit the employment website at for the full job announcement, required documents, and apply online. Interested individuals are encouraged to submit application materials no later than November 16, 2020 to ensure consideration. 

Puget Sound is an equal opportunity employer committed to a welcoming environment supporting diversity of identity, thought, perspective, and background in our students, faculty, and staff.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 01/31/2021