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Associate Professor

Title: Associate Professor

  • Employer: Virginia Tech (Economics)
  • Location: United States
  • Position Type: Associate Professor
  • Deadline: Feb 1, 2017

  • Job Description:

    Associate Professor

    I — Health, Education, and Welfare

    J — Labor and Demographic Economics

    O — Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth

    The Department of Economics at Virginia Tech invites applications for a tenure-track Associate Professor in one of the following applied microeconomics areas: Health, Labor and Development. The new hire will conduct empirical research, teach at all levels, and occasionally be required to travel to professional meetings and conferences. Candidates with a track record of external funding are preferred.

    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 an earned doctorate in economics and an outstanding academic record including an internationally recognized level of professional achievement, commensurate with a tenured appointment at the rank of associate professor at Virginia Tech. 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 #TR0160140 . Applicants also must arrange for three letters of recommendation to be submitted online through http://www.econjobmarket.org/. Review of applications will begin October 31, 2016 and will continue until the position is filled. Selected candidate must pass a criminal background check prior to employment. For questions about the position please contact the Department Head Dr. Sudipta Sarangi. (ssarangi@vt.edu)

    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 astanfor@vt.edu, 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.

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