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August 1, 2022 - January 31, 2023

University of Saskatchewan

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Johnson Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy (JSGS)
Assistant Professor in Economics or Economics Policy

JOE ID Number: 2022-02_111470803
Date Posted: 11/01/2022
Date Inactive: 12/16/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor in Economics or Economics Policy
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Saskatoon, SK, CANADA
JEL Classification: H -- Public Economics
Economic policy
Salary Range: $98,178 to $117,978 CAD per annum
Full Text of JOE Listing:

JSGS Assistant Professor - July 1, 2023

The position will develop a highly productive research program, teach courses, supervise graduate students and participate in admin. activities.

The position will teach across JSGS’ graduate programs & certificates. The development of new courses may substitute for course instruction. The position will focus on teaching primarily in economics and economic policy. Research expertise in innovation and/or sustainability policy with interest in energy, natural resources, or agriculture policy is an asset.

We are looking for a colleague with a PhD and research track record in economics or economic policy. The candidate must demonstrate promise of excellence in teaching and research.

The ability to add to JSGS’ research expertise, methodological diversity, excellence in online teaching and public engagement will be strong assets. Experience in public sector and/or other applied policy contexts is an asset.

Candidates who will attract our attention are high-impact scholars whose ambitions resonate with the JSGS brand of high-quality graduate education and outstanding interdisciplinary research and will contribute vitality to our programming, ambitious research agenda, and dynamic academic culture.

Challenge us with your creative and innovative research and approaches to teaching, and demonstrate how your work will positively impact society.

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
Application deadline: 12/16/2022
Application Instructions:
Interested and qualified candidates are asked to send a letter of motivation (including your vision on education if you were to join JSGS and indicating which courses in our graduate programs that you are qualified to teach) and a detailed CV as a single PDF file to The subject line should read, “Assistant Professor – Economics & Econ Policy”.

The consideration of applications will continue until the position is filled. Shortlisted candidates will be asked to provide three letters of reference and, as part of the interview process, to deliver a synchronous teaching demonstration and a seminar on their area of research and how it connects to JSGS.

Due to federal immigration requirements, we ask candidates to indicate whether they are Canadian citizens, permanent residents, or are otherwise already authorized to work permanently in Canada, with an explanation if this last category is selected.