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August 1, 2021 - January 31, 2022

Harvard Kennedy School

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Assistant Professor of Public Policy

JOE ID Number: 2021-02_111467842
Date Posted: 10/14/2021
Date Inactive: 12/01/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor of Public Policy
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Cambridge, Massachusetts, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
D -- Microeconomics
H -- Public Economics
L -- Industrial Organization
applied microeconomics
Industrial Organizations
behavioral economics
political economy
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Harvard Kennedy School invites applications for the position of Assistant Professor beginning in the Fall 2022 semester. We are particularly interested in applied microeconomics (including both empirical and theoretical applications in development, industrial organization, labor, public, and urban), behavioral economics, econometrics (including machine learning), finance, macroeconomics and political economy.

Qualifications include Ph.D. (received or expected by June 2022), strong evidence of a commitment to research, strong teaching skills and ability to teach PhD-level microeconomic theory, and a demonstrated interest in public policy issues. Applicants should submit online a curriculum vitae, list of references, teaching evaluations if available, and at least one research paper to We will begin considering applications on November 15, 2021, and continue to do so until the position is filled.

Harvard Kennedy School is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy-related conditions, or any other characteristic protected by law. The Harvard Kennedy School is committed to building a diverse academic community, so we encourage applications from women, members of minority groups, and people of all political views and socioeconomic standings.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 11/15/2021