JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2021 - January 31, 2022

National University of Singapore

Department of Economics
Assistant Professor of Economics

JOE ID Number: 2021-02_111467355
Date Posted: 09/13/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor of Economics
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
JEL Classification: 00 -- 00 - Default: Any Field
Applied microeconomics
Economic theory
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics at the National University of Singapore, a top-ranked research department in Asia, invites applications for Assistant Professor (tenure track) positions from outstanding scholars. We are recruiting for several positions in applied microeconomics, macroeconomics, and microeconomic theory.

Candidates should have a Ph.D. in hand or firmly expected to graduate by August 2022. They should develop a research program with the potential to influence their field, and demonstrate the potential for excellence in teaching and advising.

The Department is able to offer salary packages competitive with top North American institutions, with substantial grants for research and conference travel. We are a highly international faculty, with a strong focus on scholarly research. The Department also has a reputation for good teaching at both the undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Our student pool is drawn from Asia and elsewhere. The medium of instruction is English.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae,copies of important publications and/or working papers, research and teaching statements, as well as three letters of recommendation.

Interviews will be conducted online in December 2021. Campus visits organised be held from January 2022. Please contact Prof. Lorenz Goette, Chair of the Junior Search Committee, for further enquiries.

Application Requirements:
  • Cover Letter
  • Letters of Reference
  • Research and Teaching Statement
  • Job Market Paper
  • Teaching Evaluations
  • CV
Application deadline: 11/15/2021
  • Application Deadline Has Passed