JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2022 - January 31, 2023

University of Wisconsin-Madison

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College of Agricultural and Life Sciences
Agricultural and Applied Economics
Assistant Professor - Development Economics

JOE ID Number: 2022-02_111469899
Date Posted: 09/15/2022
Date Inactive: 01/31/2023
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor - Development Economics
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Madison, Wisconsin, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: O -- Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth
development economics
Salary Range: Negotiable
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics at the University of Wisconsin-Madison seeks a full-time, tenure-track, assistant professor in development economics. The successful candidate will join a vibrant development economics group on a campus with broad and deep international expertise. Potential areas of focus include but are not limited to: global health, human capital, global markets and international trade, inequality, agriculture, environment and resources, and growth and development in low-income economies. The teaching load is two courses per year.

For full consideration, applications should be submitted by November 16, 2022, but the search will continue until the position is filled.
Apply online at "Jobs at UW" ( Applicants must upload a cover letter, CV, teaching statement, research statement (both suggested no more than two pages), diversity statement (suggested no more than one page), graduate transcript, and one to three writing samples. Contact information for three references will be requested at the time of application. Initial interviews will be held virtually in early January.

Email Prof Laura Schechter at with position-related questions.

UW Madison is an affirmative action/equal employment employer and we encourage women, minorities, veterans, and people with disabilities to apply.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 11/16/2022