Assistant Professor/Lecturer (Economics and Econometrics)
Advertiser: Department of Economics, University of Western Australia
Field(s) of specialization: Econometrics - Any field
Position type(s): Assistant Professor, Lecturer
Location of job: 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, WA, 6009, Australia
Degree required: Doctorate
Job start date: Flexible
Job duration: Continuing/permanent
Letters of reference required: 2
Application deadline: 4 Dec 2023 midnight UTC (no longer accepting applications)
Current search status: Reviewing applications
Posting end date: 18 Dec 2023
Interviews: Interviews will be conducted remotely by video starting January, 2024.
Ad text:

The Department of Economics at the University of Western Australia (UWA) is one of the leading centers for economic research and education in Australia and the Indo-Pacific region. We invite outstanding scholars across all fields in economics and econometrics to apply for multiple tenure-track positions at the Assistant Professor/Lecturer level.

Applicants must have a Ph.D. completed or near completion and demonstrate the ability to undertake high-quality research and teaching.

We offer excellent working conditions, including an internationally competitive compensation package, research funding, generous sabbatical leave, infrastructure, and a collegial environment to support research and teaching.

Established in 1911, Economics is one of the founding disciplines at UWA. Our members publish in leading international journals in many economic areas. Our department is housed in the UWA Business School, one of the top Business Schools in Australia (3rd in 2022, 4th in 2023). It attracts a select group of undergraduate and postgraduate students, ranked amongst the brightest in Australia.

UWA is a proud member of the prestigious Group of Eight, which comprises eight research-intensive universities in Australia. We have a vibrant working environment and one of the most beautiful campuses in Australia. We are located in the pleasant and culturally dynamic city of Perth, which is top-ranked among the most liveable cities in the world.

We are committed to a diverse workforce and an equitable and inclusive workplace. We particularly welcome applications from women and minorities. To learn more about this opportunity, feel free to contact Leandro Magnusson (

Initial interviews will be online in January 2024.

For more information about our department, visit:

Submission materials required
  • Cover letter
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Job market paper
  • Additional paper (optional)
  • Additional paper (optional)
  • Teaching evaluations (optional)
  • Video presentation of job market paper (optional)
  • Other material (in one file) (optional)
  • Letters of reference: 2
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