Assistant Professor in Economics
Title: Assistant Professor in Economics
- Employer: Virginia Tech (Economics)
- Location: United States
- Position Type: Assistant Professor
- Deadline: Feb 1, 2017
- Job Description:
I -- Health, Education, and Welfare
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
O -- Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth
H -- Public Economics
The Department of Economics at Virginia Tech invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in one of the following applied microeconomics areas: Health, Labor, Development, Education, or Public Finance. The new hire will conduct empirical research, teach at all levels, and occasionally be required to travel to professional meetings and conferences.
Ph.D. in economics or a related discipline is required at the time of appointment. Foreign equivalent accepted. The appointment will begin in August 2017. The Department is in a growth phase and will be hiring several positions over the next few years.
Candidates should have a Ph.D. in hand or firmly expected by August 2017 and should show promise of significant scholarship and teaching ability. A completed application will include a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, and a copy of publications or working papers. All candidates must apply online (and upload the required documents) at www.jobs.vt.edu, posting # TR0160137. Applicants also must arrange for three letters of recommendation to be submitted online through http://www.econjobmarket.org/.
Complete applications must be received by November 30, 2016 to be guaranteed full consideration. Selected candidate must pass a criminal background check prior to employment. For questions about the position please contact the Chair of the Search Committee Dr. Suqin Ge (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Virginia Tech has a strong commitment to the principle of diversity and, in that spirit, seeks a broad spectrum of candidates including women, minorities, and people with disabilities.
Individuals with disabilities desiring accommodations in the application process should notify Amy Stanford at 540-231-9636 or email@example.com, or call TTY:1-800-828-1120.
Mailing Address: Faculty Search Committee, Department of Economics, 3016 Pamplin Hall, 880 West Campus Drive, Virginia Tech Mail Code 0316, Blacksburg, VA 24061-0316.
This position has closed. Applications are no longer accepted.