JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2021 - January 31, 2022

San Diego State University

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Assistant Professor in Labor/Demographic Economics

JOE ID Number: 2021-02_111467840
Date Posted: 10/14/2021
Date Inactive: 01/31/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor in Labor/Demographic Economics
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: San Diego, California, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
Labor Economics
Demographic Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

San Diego State University

J – Labor and Demographic Economics

The Department of Economics at San Diego State University invites applicants for a tenure-track position as an Assistant Professor in labor and demographic economics. In particular, we encourage labor economists specializing in (1) the economics of immigration, and/or (2) disparities in labor market or education outcomes by gender, race/ethnicity, sexual identity (LGBTQ+), immigration status, family background, age, or veterans’ status. Candidates with postdoctoral experience or who are advanced assistant professors — and who have a strong record of scholarly publications —are encouraged to apply. The position will begin in August 2022 and the successful candidate must have completed their PhD by August 22, 2022. Salary will be commensurate with experience and the California State University salary schedule.

The search committee will begin screening applications on November 19, 2021 and the position will remain open until filled. A complete application will include the following: (1) a cover letter that includes a discussion of the applicant’s academic research and teaching interests; (2) Curriculum Vitae; (3) job market paper; (4) three letters of recommendation, and (5) a diversity statement (see below). Applicants should apply via Interfolio at With questions, please contact JoAnn Davison at Additional information about the Department of Economics at San Diego State University can be found at

San Diego State University’s highly diverse campus community has a student population of over 35,000 and approximately 5,800 faculty and staff, making it one of the largest universities in California. SDSU is included in the Carnegie Foundation’s Doctoral Universities: High Research Activity category. Established in 1897, SDSU offers bachelor degrees in 84 areas, masters in 76 and doctorates in 21. See for more information. SDSU is a large, diverse, urban university and Hispanic-Serving Institution with a commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusive excellence.

SDSU is a Title IX, equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against persons on the basis of race, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, marital status, age, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, or covered veteran status. We strive to build and sustain a welcoming environment for all.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 11/19/2021