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Assistant Professor, University of Toronto

Title: Assistant Professor, University of Toronto

  • Employer: Rotman School of Management, University of Toron (Business Economics)
  • Location: Canada
  • Position Type: Assistant Professor
  • Deadline: Nov 22, 2017

  • Job Description:

    The Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto invites applications from qualified individuals for a full-time tenure-stream appointment in the Economic Analysis and Policy area with a specialty in Macroeconomics and International Economics. The appointment will be at the rank of Assistant Professor and will commence July 1, 2018

    The successful candidate must demonstrate excellence in research in the field of Macroeconomics and International Economics or a closely related field of Economics, excellence in teaching, and have earned a Ph.D. degree in Economics or equivalent by the time of appointment or soon thereafter. She or he will be expected to conduct innovative research at the highest international level, and to establish an outstanding, externally funded research program. The position comes with undergraduate and graduate teaching responsibilities, including courses in Economics.

    Candidates must provide evidence of excellence in research of the highest international caliber, demonstrated by an innovative job market paper with a significant contribution to the literature or a research pipeline that is at high international levels, and strong recommendations by referees of high international standing. Further support can be provided by high quality working papers, presentations at significant conferences, accolades, or awards.

    Excellence in teaching can be demonstrated by teaching accomplishments teaching statement and teaching dossier submitted as part of the application, as well as strong endorsements from referees, and evidence of strong communication and expository skills.

    Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

    The Rotman School is proudly situated in the heart of Toronto, Canada’s corporate and financial centre, and the world’s most diverse city. The School’s core values reflect this diversity and, as such, we have a preference for candidates with demonstrated experience and skill in fostering a diverse and inclusive research and teaching environment. For more information about the Rotman School and its core values, please visit

    A completed application will include a curriculum vitae, one or more working papers, a teaching statement and teaching dossier and three letters of reference. The deadline for applications is November 22, 2017. Please note that paper applications will not be accepted.

    By closing date, November 22, 2017 candidates should arrange to have three letters of reference sent directly by the writers to:
    Matthew Mitchell
    Professor and Chair, Recruiting Committee, Economic Analysis and Policy
    Rotman School of Management
    University of Toronto
    Email: BusEcon@Rotman.Utoronto.Ca

    Please note: Submission guidelines can be found at We recommend combining attached documents into one or two files in PDF/MS Word format.

    The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from racialized persons/persons of colour, women, indigenous/Aboriginal People of North America, personas with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.

    As part of your application, you will be asked to complete a brief Diversity Survey. This survey is voluntary. Any information directly related to you is confidential and cannot be accessed by search committees or human resources staff. Results will be aggregated for institutional planning purposes. For more information, please see http://uoft.meUP.

    All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

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