University of California, San Diego — Assistant Professor of Economics, Any Field, 2019-2020 AY

Assistant Professor of Economics, Any Field, 2019-2020 AY

University of California, San Diego

The Department of Economics within the Division of Social Sciences at the University of California San Diego 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, 2020 (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 prior to the start of appointment; 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. Applicants will rank the field grouping(s) that best describes who should read their application materials. If more than one grouping is selected we will assign the file to one of them at random.

Applicants interested in spousal/partner employment may visit the UCSD Partner Opportunities Program website

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:

More information about this recruitment can be found at the Department webpage

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.

Job location

San Diego, CA


Document requirements

  • Curriculum Vitae – Your most recently updated C.V.
  • Cover Letter (Optional)
  • Statement of Research
  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)
  • Job Market Paper
  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity – Applicants should summarize their past or potential contributions to diversity. See our Faculty Equity site for more information.
  • Misc / Additional (Optional)
Reference requirements

  • 3-5 letters of reference required

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