Junior Faculty Positions in Econometrics
Advertiser: Department of Economics, University of Manchester
Field(s) of specialization: Econometrics - Statistics
Position type(s): Assistant Professor
Location of job: Oxford Road, Manchester, United Kingdom
Degree required: Doctorate
Job start date: Flexible
Job duration: Continuing/permanent
Letters of reference required: 3
Application deadline: 1 Dec 2023 midnight UTC (no longer accepting applications)
Current search status: Arranging flyouts
Posting end date: 1 Dec 2023
Interviews: Interviews will be conducted remotely by video starting December, 2023.
Ad text:

The Department of Economics at the University of Manchester invites applications for at least one junior positions at the level of Lecturer (equivalent to tenure track Assistant Professor).

The Department of Economics is seeking candidates with background in the field of economics, candidates with background in econometrics and data science, and macroeconomics are particularly encouraged to apply. The appointment is expected to begin on the 1st of September 2024. Successful applicants must have a PhD in Economics or a related field by the beginning of employment on 1st September 2024 and are expected to be committed to research and teaching of the highest quality. In addition to publishing in leading international journals, successful candidates will be expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses.

The teaching duties will include lecturing and/or tutoring in one or more of the core areas of econometrics, data science, and applied microeconomics at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

Applicants should have experience of delivering research-informed teaching at an institution of higher learning or should be able to demonstrate the clear potential to do so.

The successful applicant will have some pastoral and administrative responsibilities, and above all commit to the ideas of collegiality and academic integrity.

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT: Information about the Department of Economics at the University of Manchester can be found at:

https://www.socialsciences.manchester.ac.uk/economics/

APPLICATION PROCEDURE:

The deadline for applications is 23:59 (GMT) 1 December 2023

There are 2 stages to the application process:

Stage 1:

Visit the recruitment system of the University of Manchester at

https://www.jobs.manchester.ac.uk/Home/Job, find the position lectureship economics, or lectureship in econometrics if your primarily field is econometrics, and complete the required fields and sections online, by clicking the “Apply for Job” button at the bottom of the page. Do not upload any supporting information in that system except the minimum required to submit your application.

Stage 2:

Apply online via http://www.econjobmarket.org/ by submitting the required documents (cv, job market paper, additional written research papers if you have, evidence of teaching effectiveness, letters of references). Applicants should indicate in their application at which of the two meetings (see below) they are available for the first round of interview.

Materials must be uploaded via http://www.econjobmarket.org, emailed documents will not be accepted.

Queries about the application process should be sent to Akos Valentinyi, Head of Recruitment at econjobs@manchester.ac.uk.

The recruiter will conduct first round interviews via zoom during European Job Market for Economists, 11-14 December 2023, and the American Economic Association Job Market 2-4 January 2024

Applicants should indicate in their application at which of the two meetings are they available for interview.

The flyouts are scheduled to take place in Manchester between mid-January and beginning of February 2024.

Submission materials required
  • Cover letter
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Job market paper
  • Additional paper (optional)
  • Additional paper (optional)
  • Teaching evaluations (optional)
  • Other material (in one file) (optional)
  • Letters of reference: 3
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