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Assistant Professor Positions in Economics and Econometrics

Title: Assistant Professor Positions in Economics and Econometrics

  • Employer: University of Victoria (Economics)
  • Location: Canada
  • Position Type: Assistant Professor
  • Deadline: Nov 30, 2017

  • Job Description:

    The Department of Economics at the University of Victoria invites applications for up to three tenure track Assistant Professor positions, starting 1 July 2018. One position is in Econometrics; the other two are open to any economics field. Candidates must describe how their research will complement or extend existing research capacity in the Department (see Candidates for the Econometrics position must indicate this in their application.

    Candidates must have a completed PhD, or be close to completion, and have an established research programme, as demonstrated by either publications in scholarly outlets or a strong research pipeline including high-quality research targeted at leading scholarly outlets.

    Candidates must be able to provide both graduate and undergraduate level instruction in core areas, as well as supervision and teaching in their area(s) of specialization. Candidates must also demonstrate a commitment to excellence in teaching, as evidenced through course evaluations or reference letters. All candidates must have excellent oral and written communication skills.

    Faculty and Librarians at the University of Victoria are governed by the provisions of the Collective Agreement. Members are represented by the University of Victoria Faculty Association (

    The University of Victoria is an equity employer and encourages applications from women, persons with disabilities, visible minorities, Indigenous Peoples, people of all sexual orientations and genders, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of the university.

    All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, Canadians citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

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    Deadline for receipt of applications and letters of reference is 30 November 2017.

  • This position has closed. Applications are no longer accepted.