JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2021 - January 31, 2022

University of California Santa Barbara

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Department of Economics
Richard F. Aster Jr. Chair in Economics

JOE ID Number: 2021-02_111467933
Date Posted: 10/19/2021
Date Inactive: 01/31/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Richard F. Aster Jr. Chair in Economics
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Santa Barbara, California, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: A -- General Economics and Teaching
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics at UC Santa Barbara invites applications for the Richard F. Aster Jr. Chair in Economics at the Associate or Full Professor level with an anticipated start date of July 1, 2022. Qualified applicants should have a Ph.D. in economics or a related field by the time of application, with preference for candidates who currently hold the rank of Associate or Full Professor. Preference will be given to candidates with a demonstrated research program that advances the study of economics, and a record of teaching and mentoring. A complete application will include a CV, letter of intent and a statement of contributions to diversity. We will begin reviewing completed applications on November 1, 2021. This position will remain opened until filled. For full consideration, all application materials must be completed on or before October 31, 2021. The anticipated start date is July 1, 2022.

All application materials for the Richard F. Aster Jr. Chair in Economics should be submitted online at:

If you have any questions regarding the recruitment process feel free to contact Joan Giovannone at

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

As a condition of employment, you will be required to comply with the University of California SARSCoV-2 (COVID-19) Vaccination Program Policy 2_Covid-19. All Covered Individuals under the policy must provide proof of Full Vaccination or, if applicable, submit a request for Exception (based on Medical Exemption, Disability, and/or Religious Objection) or Deferral (based on pregnancy) no later than the applicable deadline. For new University of California employees, the applicable deadline is eight weeks after their first date of employment. (Capitalized terms in this paragraph are defined in the policy.)

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 01/31/2022