JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2021 - July 31, 2021

Chapman University

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Economic Science Institute
Postdoctoral Scholar

JOE ID Number: 2021-01_111466763
Date Posted: 03/31/2021
Date Inactive: 04/30/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Postdoctoral Scholar
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Orange, California, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
C7 -- Game Theory and Bargaining Theory
C9 -- Design of Experiments
Game Theory
Experimental Economics
Contest Theory
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Economic Science Institute (ESI) at Chapman University invites applications for a two-year Postdoctoral Fellow position beginning in August 2021.

We prefer a recent PhD who has a substantial research interest in game theory or experimental economics, with emphasis on the theory of contests and its applications. Candidates should have received their PhD prior to beginning the position. The Postdoctoral Fellow will have no teaching or administrative duties. We seek candidates with the ability to generate and publish research of the highest quality.

Chapman University is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive academic global community. The University is dedicated to enhancing diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruitment and employment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law. The University is committed to achieving a diverse faculty and staff and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
Application deadline: 04/21/2021
Application Instructions:
Qualified applicants should electronically submit a CV, completed research paper (job market paper), “statement of interest,” and the names and email addresses of three references. The “statement of interest” should address how the candidate’s research interests mesh with the focus on game theoretic or experimental work in the theory of contests. In addition, please arrange to have one letter of reference submitted on your behalf by email.

Please address all materials to:
Dr. Dan Kovenock, Search Chair
C/O Cyndi Dumas, at

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the submission deadline, Wednesday, April 21, 2021.