Faculty Position in Macroeconomics
Advertiser: School of Economics, Henan University
Field(s) of specialization: Econometrics - Finance - International Finance/Macro - Macroeconomics; Monetary
Position type(s): Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Full Professor
Location of job: Minglun Road 85, Dongliuzhai, Kaifeng, Henan, 475001, China
Degree required: Doctorate
Job start date: 2021-09-01
Job duration: Continuing/permanent
Letters of reference required: 3
Target date for applications: 30 Nov 2020
Application deadline: 31 Mar 2021 midnight UTC (no longer accepting applications)
Current search status: Reviewing applications
Posting end date: 31 Mar 2021
Interviews: Interviews will be conducted remotely by video starting November, 2020.
Ad text:

The School of Economics at Henan University in cooperation with the Center for Financial Development and Stability (CFDS) at Henan University invites applicants for two full-time permanent faculty position in the areas of macroeconomics, finance, and econometrics starting in fall 2021. CFDS is a newly founded think tank at the School of Economics of Henan University, focusing on applied and theoretical issues relevant to China and the world. CFDS currently has 15 members with a research focus on Applied Economics and Econometrics, a majority with PhD degrees from the US or Europe.

Candidates should hold a PhD in economics or a related discipline from a leading university. Preference will be given to candidates with a record or demonstrated potential to conduct high-quality research leading to publications in highly ranked journals. Furthermore, candidates should contribute to the center's policy advisory role.

Henan University provides excellent research conditions with a low teaching load in its undergraduate or graduate programs (teaching language: English). Salaries (including research funds and housing subsidy) are competitive and will be commensurate with qualification. Children will be granted access to the university's daycare center and schools.

Henan University has three campuses, two in Kaifeng, and one currently under construction in Henan's capital city Zhengzhou. Kaifeng is a city with a long history. It was one of the seven ancient capitals of China during the Northern Song Dynasty and features today many scenic spots from that time. The mid-sized city, with its 1 million population, is highly livable and affordable, combining tradition (scenic spots, night markets, recreational areas) with a modern lifestyle (shopping malls, western coffee shops).

We will review applications on a rolling basis until the positions are filled. All interviews will be held remotely. We, therefore, invite applicants to apply early (during October or November).

You can find more information on our websites:
School of Economics: henuecon.education (ENG) / econ.henu.edu.cn (CHI)
CFDS: cfds.henuecone.education

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)
  • Transcript of grades (optional)
  • Letters of reference: 3
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