JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2020 - January 31, 2021

Azim Premji University

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School of Arts and Sciences
Assistant/Associate Professor

JOE ID Number: 2020-02_111465939
Date Posted: 11/09/2020
Date Inactive: 01/31/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant/Associate Professor
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Bangalore, Karnataka, INDIA
JEL Classifications:
D0 -- General
E0 -- General
I2 -- Education and Research Institutions
Q5 -- Environmental Economics
Environmental Economics
Economics of Education
Macro or Micro Theory
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Azim Premji University was established in 2010 by the Azim Premji Foundation. The Foundation works extensively with public school systems in many states in India, with a clear purpose - to contribute to a just, equitable, humane and sustainable society. The University supports Education and related fields of human development through its programmes of study. The University offers a liberal undergraduate degree in the Sciences, Economics and Humanities and post-graduate degrees in the fields of Education, Development, Public Policy, Economics and Law and Development.

We have 2-3 open positions at Assistant or Associate Professor rank, with possibilities to teach in the Bachelors and Masters programmes. We encourage applicants from all fields, but are particularly interested in the following: Environmental Economics, Economics of Education, and Macro/Micro Theory.

We welcome applicants working in diverse theoretical traditions within Economics. We seek candidates with a strong commitment to teaching and research and a willingness to contribute to a general liberal arts curriculum.

Please submit the following to
Recent CV
Statements of teaching and research interests
Two sample papers
2-3 letters of recommendation (to be sent directly by referees) and
A covering letter providing an indication of interest in Azim Premji University's unique mission

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Application deadline: 01/15/2021
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