JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)
August 1, 2021 - January 31, 2022
Georgia Institute of Technology
Position Title/Short Description
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Atlanta, Georgia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: I -- Health, Education, and Welfare
Full Text of JOE Listing:
We seek applicants with research interests in applied health topics and excellent econometrics skills. Candidates must have a clear research emphasis in health topics and should be able to contribute to complementary research areas in the School of Economics. We prefer individuals with strengths in causal inference and/or experience in machine learning methods. The successful candidate will contribute to teaching health economics and other courses relevant to their expertise, as well as developing collaborative health economics research with faculty in the School of Economics, the Health Economics and Analytics Lab (HEAL), and others at Georgia Tech.
Georgia Tech is a Research I institution, ranked in the top-10 nationally among public universities, and offers significant opportunities for collaborative research and teaching across complementary disciplines such as computing, public policy, urban planning and management, international affairs, and engineering.
Applicants must have received a Ph.D. in economics or a related field prior to employment. Applicants should have a record of excellence in scholarship and teaching commensurate with their time in rank, or should show promise for both research and teaching excellence in the case of junior applicants. All applications must be submitted through the American Economic Association’s Job Openings for Economists website ( .
For full consideration, applications should be submitted by December 1, 2021, but the search will continue until the position is filled. At the time of offer, a background check will be required.
Georgia Tech is an equal education/employment opportunity institution dedicated to building a diverse community. We strongly encourage applications from women, underrepresented minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans.
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