Assistant Professor
Advertiser: Economics, University of Nottingham
Field(s) of specialization: Any field
Position type(s): Assistant Professor
Location of job: Sir Clive Granger Building, University Park, Nottingham, County (optional), NG7 2RD, United Kingdom
Degree required: Doctorate
Job start date: 2023-09-01
Job duration: Continuing/permanent
Letters of reference required: 3
Application deadline: 24 Nov 2022 midnight UTC (no longer accepting applications)
Current search status: Reviewing applications
Posting end date: 24 Nov 2022
Interviews: Interviews will be conducted remotely by video starting December, 2022.
Ad text:

The Nottingham School of Economics is a top research and teaching institution with an international reputation for excellence across all areas of the discipline. It ranks 5th in the UK according to the most recent UK Research Excellence Framework assessment and among the top 50 in the world according to the latest Tilburg University and IDEAS RePEc tables.

We are pleased to share that we have a number of Assistant Professorship positions available from 1 September 2023.

Applications from candidates with research interests in any area of economics are encouraged to apply. We expect applicants to show strong potential with regard to developing an excellent publications record, attracting external research funding, delivering high quality teaching, leadership skills relating to both teaching and research, and a collegial mind-set to work with the School and the wider University. These positions will be offered on permanent contracts.

You are expected to have a PhD in Economics by the time of appointment.

Salaries for all posts will be commensurate with those offered by comparable Schools.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Professor Kimberley A. Scharf (Head of School), email:; Professor Abigail Barr, email: and Professor Cecilia Testa, email: Please note that applications sent directly to these email addresses will not be accepted.

Full details of the School’s activities are available at:

The University is committed to ensuring and promoting diversity, equality and inclusion across all its activities, functions, and structures, and it encourages applications from all social groups with any protected characteristics.

If you are unable to apply on-line please contact the Human Resources Department, tel: +44 115 846 6172. Closing date: 24th November, 2022.

Our School will be represented at the virtual EEA European Job Market for Economists on December 12-14, 2022 and at the virtual AEA job market meetings on 4-5 January 2023. During these events, representatives from our School will meet candidates.

In your application, please indicate your availability to attend either event.

Interviews will be held at the University of Nottingham early in 2023.

Submission materials required
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Job market paper
  • Cover letter
  • Teaching evaluations (optional)
  • Letters of reference: 3
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