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Assistant Professor in Economics

Title: Assistant Professor in Economics

  • Employer: Trinity College Dublin, the University of Dublin (Department of Economics)
  • Location: Ireland
  • Position Type: Assistant Professor
  • Deadline: Dec 8, 2017

  • Job Description:

    The Department of Economics, School of Social Sciences and Philosophy is seeking to appoint two Assistant Professor of Economics, to commence on 1st August 2018.

    Successful applicants will contribute to research and teaching in the Department of Economics. The existing research strengths of the Department include international macroeconomics, development economics and applied economics more generally.

    We invite, in particular, applications in the field of international macroeconomics. The ideal applicant in this field will contribute to the work of the International Macroeconomics research unit (IM-TCD) in the Department, which already includes eight academic staff. The broad aim of the group is to advance top-level research in the field of international macroeconomics, particularly from an applied and policy-relevant perspective. Please see

    The Department is seeking applicants with vision and enthusiasm, a genuine commitment to the vital roles of research and teaching, including flair for innovation in module design and teaching methods, with an established record of research and clear potential for future research accomplishment.

    For a full job description and for details of the application process please visit:

    Please note that academic references should be provided through as part of the application process.

    Candidates wishing to discuss the post informally should contact: Professor Francis O’Toole, Head of the Department of Economics (
    Representatives of the Department of Economics will be available to meet with potential candidates at the ASSA Meetings in Philadelphia, January 5-7 2018; please contact Professor Agustín Bénétrix ( for further information.

    Closing date: 12pm (Noon) GMT on December 8th 2017

  • This position has closed. Applications are no longer accepted.