Assistant Professor in Economics (Applied Social Data Analysis and Big Data)
Advertiser: Department of Economics, Trinity College Dublin, University of Dublin
Field(s) of specialization: Other
Position type(s): Assistant Professor
Location of job: Department of Economics, Trinity College Dublin, College Green, Dublin, 2, Ireland
Degree required: Doctorate
Job start date: 2021-08-01
Job duration: 4 years
Letters of reference required: 3
Application deadline: 9 Dec 2020 midnight UTC (no longer accepting applications)
Current search status: Reviewing applications
Posting end date: 10 Dec 2020
Interviews: Interviews will be conducted at
Ad text:

The Department of Economics, School of Social Sciences and Philosophy, is seeking to appoint 1 Assistant Professor in Economics to commence on 1st August 2021.

We invite applications from candidates with expertise in applied social data analysis, big data, and quantitative methods.

Successful applicants will contribute to research and teaching in the Department of Economics. The existing research strengths of the Department include development economics, international macroeconomics, and applied economics more generally (in particular, economic history, energy economics, political economy, and urban economics).

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

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

Candidates wishing to discuss the post informally should contact: Professor Gaia Narciso, Head of the Department of Economics (

Representatives of the Department of Economics will be available to virtually meet with potential candidates at the EEA European Job Markets for Economists on 14th-18th December; please contact Professor Gaia Narciso ( for further information.


Only letters of recommendation should be submitted through Econ Job Market. Note that the submission of recommendation letters through this platform does not constitute an application for this position.

Number of letters of reference required: 3
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