JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2022 - July 31, 2022

University of Michigan

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Institute for Social Research
Survey Research Center
Research Professor or Associate Professor

JOE ID Number: 2022-01_111468920
Date Posted: 02/01/2022
Date Inactive: 07/31/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Research Professor or Associate Professor
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Ann Arbor, Michigan, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
C -- Mathematical and Quantitative Methods
D -- Microeconomics
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
G -- Financial Economics
H -- Public Economics
I -- Health, Education, and Welfare
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
Q -- Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics
R -- Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics
Salary Range: negotiable
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Survey Research Center within the University of Michigan’s Institute for Social Research is seeking an economist at the rank of Research Associate Professor or Research Professor to join the leadership of the research program responsible for the Panel Study of Income Dynamics (PSID). PSID is the world’s longest household panel study. The PSID team provides substantive and methodological leadership in the design and collection of data for multidisciplinary social science research.

We are seeking exceptional leadership skills and demonstrated commitment to scientific excellence. The candidate must have a proven track record of scholarly achievement and securing competitive external research funding. The ideal candidate will be a scientific leader in the field of economics, or a closely-related social or policy science discipline, with a history of interdisciplinary collaborations. The candidate is expected to have a successful record of obtaining external grant funding to support innovative data collection and analysis. Prior experience managing survey design, fieldwork, web-based data collection, administrative linkages, or other aspects of data production and dissemination are highly desirable.

A joint appointment with an appropriate department at the University of Michigan is possible.

Individuals from groups historically under-represented in economics or related fields are strongly encouraged to apply.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
Application deadline: 07/31/2022
Application Instructions:
Interested applicants will submit a cover letter describing their scholarly activities, any funded research programs and plans, and interest in the Survey Research Center and the Panel Study of Income Dynamics. Please include a curriculum vitae, up to three recent publications or manuscripts, and a diversity statement.

All applicants must submit their applications on our online applications site, Interfolio, at