JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2020 - January 31, 2021

University of Southern California

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Gordon S. Marshall School of Business
Department of Finance and Business Economics
Professor of Finance and Business Economics (Rank Open)

JOE ID Number: 2020-02_111466063
Date Posted: 11/15/2020
Date Inactive: 01/31/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Professor of Finance and Business Economics (Rank Open)
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Los Angeles, California, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
00 -- 00 - Default: Any Field
A -- General Economics and Teaching
D -- Microeconomics
G -- Financial Economics
Economics, Microeconomics, Applied Economics, Micro, Finance, Asset Pricing, Corporate Finance, Financial Intermediation, Fintech, Household Finance, Market Microstructure, Real Estate, USC, Business School, Trojans, Marshall, Marshall School, Marshall School of Business, Southern California
Salary Range: Competitive salary and benefits offered.
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The USC FBE Department invites applications for full-time tenure-track faculty positions in all areas of Finance and Microeconomics. Appointments begin Fall semester, 2021.

Preferred qualifications: doctoral degree or foreign equivalent in an appropriate area of study. PhD Candidates nearing degree completion may be considered. Relevant teaching experience and/or evidence of research competence preferred.

The FBE faculty are a collaborative and inclusive group of scholars who value diverse pedagogical, curricular, and methodological approaches.

USC is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, proudly pluralistic and firmly committed to providing equal opportunity for outstanding persons of every race, gender, creed, and background. USC is building a diverse faculty that embraces a range of disciplinary traditions. The University will consider all candidates for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other characteristic protected by law or USC policy. USC will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship. USC will consider for employment all qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring ordinance.

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Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Application deadline: 12/01/2020
Reference Instructions:
Reference Letter submission deadline: Dec. 3, 2020.

USC FBE requires a minimum of 3 and a maximum of 5 reference letters. PDF files preferred. Late letters will be accepted, but may delay consideration of an application.

At the end of the on-line application process, fields will be provided for references’ names and email addresses. Email addresses do NOT need to be unique. Upload links will be emailed to references immediately upon submission of an application.

Reference letter receipt will Not be acknowledged Unless applicants check the notification box “I would like to be notified as my references submit their letters.” at the bottom of last page Before Submitting their application!

Email immediately if an upload link fails or an incorrect email address was submitted. Please provide the applicant's name, whether the applicant applied to the Finance or Economics position, the reference's name, and the reference's preferred email address. A new upload link will be emailed to the address provided.
Application Instructions:
On-line applications required. Interviews will be conducted on-line.

Application Deadline: Dec. 1, 2020 –– Late applications accepted!

Application Links:
-----> Finance:
-----> Microeconomics:

There are upload fields for “Cover Letter”, “CV”, Curriculum” and “Other”. One attachment per field. PDF files preferred; Word & Excel also accepted. Maximum 5MB each. NO Apostrophes in filenames!

“Cover Letter” is self-explanatory. “CV” = curriculum vitae or resume. “Curriculum” = Job Market Paper. “Other” = one combined file of optional documents (other research papers, teaching and/or research statements, teaching evaluations, etc.)

If you need TO Update, Replace, or Add To Your Application after submission, Email new documents to, with the subject line "Application Update for Firstname Lastname – Finance" or "Application Update for Firstname Lastname – Econ" as appropriate.