University of California San Diego — Assistant Professor, Economics

The Department of Economics within the Division of Social Sciences at the University of California San Diego (http://economics.ucsd.edu) is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body. The Department invites applications for multiple tenure-track Assistant Professor positions in economics (any field). The positions begin July 1, 2017 (subject to budget provisions). Candidates must show potential for achieving significant results in original research, possess strong teaching skills, and have a PhD in Economics or a related field by September 1, 2017; applicants currently in a doctoral program must have advanced to candidacy prior to any potential offer of employment. The preferred candidate will have demonstrated strong leadership or a commitment to support diversity, equity, and inclusion in an academic setting.

Candidates must provide vita, three original letters of reference (sent under separate cover), and a sample of the applicant’s work. Applicants are asked to summarize in a personal statement any past experience and leadership in equity and diversity or their potential to make contributions in this area (for further information about contributions to diversity statements, see http://facultyexcellence.ucsd.edu/c2d/index.html).

Applicants interested in spousal/partner employment may visit the UCSD Partner Opportunities Program website http://academicaffairs.ucsd.edu/aps/partneropp/index.html. UCSD is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong institutional commitment to excellence through diversity. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and based on University of California pay scales.

Applications are accepted through UC Recruit only. Please follow the direct link to apply: https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/apply/JPF01175

To be considered applications must be completed by December 5th, 2016.

More information about this recruitment can be found at the Department webpage: http://economics.ucsd.edu/facRes/facRecruitment.php

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.


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