JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2020 - January 31, 2021

Shanghai University of Finance and Economics

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School of Public Economics and Administration
Tenure-Track Assistant Professor

JOE ID Number: 2020-02_111465986
Date Posted: 11/10/2020
Date Inactive: 01/31/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Tenure-Track Assistant Professor
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Shanghai, Shanghai, CHINA
JEL Classifications:
D6 -- Welfare Economics
D7 -- Analysis of Collective Decision-Making
H -- Public Economics
E6 -- Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook
N4 -- Government, War, Law, International Relations, and Regulation
K -- Law and Economics
L3 -- Nonprofit Organizations and Public Enterprise
L5 -- Regulation and Industrial Policy
M5 -- Personnel Economics
O -- Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth
R5 -- Regional Government Analysis
Public administration and management
Nonprofit management
Public policy
Public economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The School of Public Economics and Administration (SPEA) at Shanghai University of Finance and Economics (SUFE) invites applications for full-time tenure-track positions at the rank of Assistant Professor in the field of public administration and management, nonprofit management, public policy, public economics, taxation, and social security. Candidates should have a Ph.D. or anticipate Ph.D. completion by August 2021 in public economics, public administration and management, public policy, public finance and budgeting, or related fields.

SUFE, founded in 1917, is considered among the top tier universities in China for its academic excellence. SPEA is a top school in the area of public economics and finance in China. SPEA is a NASPAA accredited school and is the first Public Administration School in China to adopt tenure-track system to recruit faculties.

We would welcome applicants across different research specializations. It is important that applicants demonstrate the capacity to establish a research agenda that will lead to scholarly publications. In addition to producing quality scholarship and effective teaching, responsibilities will include participation in department, school and university service and related professional activities.

Salary and benefits are competitive. The recruiting will continue until the position is filled. Interested applicants should submit documents on JOE Network, and also send a copy of documents to Application materials include a Curriculum Vitae, a cover letter, a writing sample, a Ph.D. transcript (an unofficial one is acceptable), and three reference letters.

Since there will be no onsite AEA meeting in January 2021, all interviews will be conducted online. Interviews will be arranged between December 21, 2020 and January 8, 2021. We prefer that applicants submit their materials by December 11, 2020.

Application Requirements:
  • Letters of Reference
  • Research Papers
  • Transcripts
  • Teaching Evaluations
  • Job Market Paper
  • Cover Letter
  • CV
Application deadline: 12/11/2020
Application Instructions:
Interested applicants should submit documents on JOE Network, and also send a copy of documents to
  • Application Deadline Has Passed