Assistant Professor posts in the Faculty of Economics
Advertiser: Faculty of Economics, University of Cambridge
Field(s) of specialization: Development; Growth - Econometrics - Finance - Macroeconomics; Monetary - Microeconomics - Any field
Position type(s): Assistant Professor
Location of job: Faculty of Economics, University of Cambridge, Sidgwick Avenue, Austin Robinson Building, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB39DD, United Kingdom
Degree required: Doctorate
Job start date: 2024-09-01
Job duration: Continuing/permanent
Letters of reference required: 3
Application deadline: 1 Dec 2023 midnight UTC (no longer accepting applications)
Current search status: Reviewing applications
Posting end date: 1 Dec 2023
Interviews: Interviews will be conducted remotely by video starting December, 2023.
Ad text:

The Faculty of Economics at The University of Cambridge invites applications for multiple Assistant Professor positions and is interested in excellent candidates with an established record of research in either microeconomics, macroeconomics, econometrics, development or financial economics/finance. Candidates conducting research or with significant experience in machine learning, data science or computer science will receive special consideration.

The successful candidates will be expected to undertake research with a view to publication in the best international journals. They will also be expected to undertake teaching (which may be in the form of lectures, seminars and classes) and will also be expected to act as an examiner, and to undertake administrative tasks as directed by the Faculty Board.

Candidates should hold, or have submitted their PhD by September 2024. They should have achieved or demonstrated a potential to achieve international recognition for their research. They should also be able to demonstrate a potential for an effective contribution to teaching and to their subject in areas other than teaching, such as the management of research, general contribution to their discipline and administration.

Appointments are subject to the Statutes and Ordinances of the University of Cambridge. Applications should include:

* signed application cover sheet (CHRIS/6) (Parts I and III only)

* curriculum vitae;

* outline of research plans;

* full list of publications;

* three sample pieces of major work;

* statement of teaching and research interests

* three reference letters.

Further information: Further Particulars Assistant Professor Grade 9_2023.pdf

The Application Cover Sheet CHRIS/6:

Interviews will be conducted through the European Job Market virtual meetings held from 11th to the 14th of December 2023./p>

Submission materials required
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Job market paper (optional)
  • Additional paper
  • Additional paper
  • Other file
  • Cover letter (optional)
  • Paper (writing example)
  • Research statement
  • Teaching statement
  • Other file
  • Letters of reference: 3
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