Assistant Professor of Economics (Macroeconomics)
Advertiser: Facultat d'Economia i Empresa, Universitat de Barcelona
Field(s) of specialization: Development; Growth - Environmental; Ag. Econ. - International Finance/Macro - International Trade - Labor; Demographic Economics - Macroeconomics; Monetary - Public Economics - Theory - Political Economy
Position type(s): Assistant Professor
Location of job: Avinguda Diagonal 690-696, Barcelona, Barcelona, 08034, Spain (map)
Degree required: Doctorate
Job start date: 2022-09-15
Job duration: Continuing/permanent
Letters of reference required: 2
Current search status: Position filled
Posting end date: 18 Dec 2021
Interviews: Interviews will be conducted at
Ad text:

The University of Barcelona School of Economics is offering an Assistant Professor position in Macroeconomics beginning in September 2022. Fields of interest:

  • Development; Growth
  • Environmental; Agricultural Economics
  • International Finance; Macroeconomics
  • International Trade
  • Labor; Demographic Economics
  • Macroeconomics; Monetary
  • Political Economy
  • Public economics
  • Theory

Applicants are expected to show outstanding commitment to research and must be in possession of the corresponding favourable governmental accreditation:

The University of Barcelona is a leading centre in southern Europe, with a strong commitment to excellence in research. It enjoys a long tradition of teaching, offering both undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes in the field of Economics and Business. In this framework, UB School of Economics provides an important platform for research and graduate education in Economics, as it encompasses the Master and the Doctoral programme in Economics, which are entirely taught in English (ub.edu/school-economics/).

The successful candidate will join the Section of Economic Theory of the Department of Economics (ub.edu/portal/web/dp-economics/economic-theory). They will be expected to teach in English in the undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, to develop independent research programmes achieving international recognition, and to be involved in the school research activities.

Application instructions:

Applications should be submitted via EconJobMarket website and must include a cover letter, CV, two letters of recommendation and a copy of the Job Market Paper, as well as any other relevant research output.

Interviews will be conducted at the EEA Job Market Virtual Meeting, from December 15th to 18th, 2021. Other arrangements may be possible for short-listed candidates who do not plan to participate in this virtual meeting. Based on the interviews, some candidates will be invited for seminars.

Deadline for applications: December 8th, 2021.

Email enquiries should be directed to: school.economics@ub.edu

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