JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2021 - July 31, 2021

Faculty of Political Science and Economics, Waseda University

Assistant Professor (Non-tenure-track)

JOE ID Number: 2021-01_111466548
Date Posted: 02/09/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor (Non-tenure-track)
Section: International: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Tokyo, JAPAN
JEL Classification: 00 -- 00 - Default: Any Field
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Faculty of Political Science and Economics at Waseda University invites applications for Assistant Professor (non-tenure-track) position in Economics.

-Starting date and duration of employment
Starting date: September 1, 2021
Duration: Two years from the starting date of employment
At the end of this two-year period, taking into account such factors as education, research and work performance, Assistant Professor (non-tenure-track) may be reappointed for another year.

Candidates must hold a doctoral degree or expect to obtain a doctoral degree or expect his/her affiliated institution to make an official decision to award the degree before August 31, 2021.
Each successful applicant must submit either a photocopy of the original degree certificate or a document/letter issued by the academic institution confirming the degree conferral will be approved by such institution by August 31, 2021. Failure to do so by August 31, 2021, will result in the applicant being disqualified.

Applicants of Economics must be able to give lectures and conduct seminars in Japanese. In addition, it is desirable to be able to give lectures and conduct seminars in English.

For detailed information of the position, please refer to the following website.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Application deadline: 03/01/2021
Reference Instructions:
Candidates must also arrange a letter of recommendation in English or Japanese from the applicant’s supervisor or a member of the faculty at the applicant’s academic institution who can comment on the applicant’s abilities and achievements.
For detailed instructions, please see the website below.
Application Instructions:
For application method and required materials, please see the website below.
Application Deadline is 1 p.m., March 1, 2021 (JST).