JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2021 - January 31, 2022

Azim Premji University

School of Arts and Sciences
Assistant Professor

JOE ID Number: 2021-02_111468441
Date Posted: 11/22/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Bangalore, Karnataka, INDIA
JEL Classifications:
D0 -- General
E0 -- General
F4 -- Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance
I -- Health, Education, and Welfare
N -- Economic History
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Azim Premji University invites applications for Assistant/Associate Professor positions in Economics.

The University offers a liberal undergraduate degree in the sciences, mathematics, economics and humanities, and post-graduate degrees in the fields of economics, education, development, public policy, and law and development. The University is committed to ensuring diversity and a culture of inclusivity amongst students and staff.

We invite applications from candidates to join the Economics group at the School of Arts and Sciences, with possibilities to teach in both the BA and the MA programmes. We encourage applicants from all fields but we are particularly interested in the following:
Macroeconomic theory and applications
Microeconomic theory
International Trade
Economics of Education or Health
Economic History

Candidates who work on issues of social stratification and discrimination are encouraged to apply.

The faculty at the University engages with a broad range of paradigms in their teaching and research. Please visit https://azimpremjiuniversityeconomics.wordpress.com/ for more details. We seek candidates with a strong commitment to teaching a diverse classroom, an active research agenda and a willingness to contribute to a general liberal arts curriculum. We encourage applications from candidates belonging to historically underrepresented social groups and communities including people with disabilities.

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Application deadline: 01/31/2022
Reference Instructions:
Email reference letters to econ.hiring@apu.edu.in
Application Instructions:
Please send us the following documents at econ.hiring@apu.edu.in

-A short (one-two page) personal statement including background and interest in the University.
-Teaching statement
-Research statement
-Curriculum Vitae
-Two samples of scholarship (working papers, published articles or others)
-Three letters of reference