Assistant Professor (tenure-track position)
Advertiser: Department of Economics and Management "Marco Fanno", Università degli Studi di Padova
Field(s) of specialization: Any field
Position type(s): Assistant Professor
Location of job: via del santo 33, Padova, 35123, Italy
Degree required: Doctorate
Job start date: Flexible
Job duration: Continuing/permanent
Letters of reference required: 3
Application deadline: 26 Nov 2023 midnight UTC (no longer accepting applications)
Current search status: Arranging flyouts
Posting end date: 26 Nov 2023
Ad text:

The Department of Economics and Management at the University of Padua invites applications for a position at the level of Assistant Professor/Lecturer.

The position is for up to six years, after which candidates with a strong publications record will be considered for a tenured-position.

The primary responsibility of an Assistant Professor is high-quality research; therefore, the teaching load is light (around 70 hours). Knowledge of Italian is not required.

The appointment is expected to begin in September 2024 and by that time applicants must hold a Ph.D. in Economics or related fields. Successful candidates must show the potential to publish their research in leading international journals and to provide high-quality teaching both at the undergraduate and at the graduate level.

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT: Information about the Department of Economics and Business at the University of Padua can be found at:


The deadline for applications is 23:59 (GMT) 26 November 2023

Apply online via by submitting the required documents (cv, job market paper, additional written research papers if you have any, evidence of teaching effectiveness, letters of references).

Materials must be uploaded via, emailed documents will not be accepted.

Queries about the application process should be sent to Antonio Nicolò, Head of Recruitment at

The recruiter will conduct first round interviews via zoom during the European Job Market for Economists, 11-14 December 2023.

The flyouts are scheduled to take place in Padua between early January and beginning of February 2024.

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