JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2020 - January 31, 2021

Carleton University

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Faculty of Public Affairs
Department of Economics
Assistant Professor: Health Economics

JOE ID Number: 2020-02_111465888
Date Posted: 11/03/2020
Date Inactive: 01/31/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor: Health Economics
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA
JEL Classification: I -- Health, Education, and Welfare
Health Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

About the Position:
The Department of Economics at Carleton University invites applications from qualified candidates for a preliminary tenure-track faculty position in the field of Health Economics at the rank of Assistant Professor, beginning July 1, 2021.

Main criteria for selection are evidence of high-quality research in Health Economics and good teaching potential. In terms of teaching, the expectation is to teach Health Economics and related courses at the graduate and undergraduate levels. The selected candidate is also expected to engage in the supervision of graduate students in Health Economics.

About the Unit:
The Department is housed in Carleton's Faculty of Public Affairs. It offers the Bachelor of Economics (Honours and General), the International Economic Policy and Global Development specializations in the Bachelor of Global and International Studies to approximately 1000 students within the Faculty. The Bachelor of Economics allows students to pursue a number of concentrations including computational analysis, economic data science, economic theory, financial economics and natural resources, environment and the economy. The Department offers an M.A. in Economics, and in partnership with the University of Ottawa, a Ph.D. in Economics through the Ottawa-Carleton Graduate School of Economics. Academic positions in Economics offer opportunities for interaction with excellent colleagues. Our faculty members have published regularly in top general and field journals. Naturally, such positions also offer opportunities for interaction with the students in our Ph.D. program. Location in close proximity to the Health Canada, Bank of Canada, Statistics Canada, Finance Canada, and the University of Ottawa provides many advantages. Further information about the Department is available at

Candidates should hold (or expect to complete prior to the date of appointment) a doctoral degree in economics (or in a highly related field) and have a record of high-quality research and good teaching potential.

Application Instructions:
Apply via Include a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, job market paper, a statement of teaching interests and experience, and samples of research papers. Applicants should arrange to have three referees upload letters to

The Department anticipates contacting candidates for Zoom interviews, online seminars, and virtual campus visits in December 2020 and January 2021 or until the position is filled.

More information: or direct question regarding the position to To see the full posting visit

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Positions are subject to budgetary approval.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Link
Application deadline: 12/15/2020