Associate or Full Professor

Location
Lexington, KY
Posted
Mar 05, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


The Department of Economics seeks to fill a senior faculty position (with tenure), with appointment at the associate or full professor level. The successful candidate must have a strong record of scholarly accomplishments and teaching. The appointee also will be an affiliate of the newly established John H. Schnatter Institute for the Study of Free Enterprise and is expected to play an important role in the growth and development of the Institute. Candidates in all fields will be considered, though the Department is especially interested in the six areas of specialization offered by our Ph.D. program: industrial organization, public economics, labor economics, monetary and macroeconomics, international economics, and health/environmental economics.

Consideration of applications and interviews will occur during the Spring 2016 term, though the search will continue until the position is filled.

The following documents will need to be included with your Academic Profile.
- Letter of Interest
- Current CV (with names of references).
References may be contacted by our recruiting committee.

For more information about the department, please visit http://gatton.uky.edu/economics and for information about the Schnatter Institute see: http://gatton.uky.edu/Content.php?PageName=CtrStudyOfFreeEnterprise

For additional information, please contact Professor John Garen at jgaren@uky.edu. And for questions regarding the application process, please email Debbie Wheeler at dswhee00@uky.edu. Please note that, to be considered an applicant for the position, an application must be submitted through the UK Jobs site.

The University of Kentucky is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, and persons with disability as well as veterans are encouraged to apply.




Job Title
Associate or Full Professor

Requisition Number
FE00434

Working Title


Department Name
8F400:B&E Economics

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Type of Position
Faculty

Position Time Status
Full-Time

Required Education

Candidates in all fields will be considered, though the Department is especially interested in the six areas of specialization offered by our Ph.D. program: industrial organization, public economics, labor economics, monetary and macroeconomics, international economics, and health/environmental economics.



Required Related Experience

The successful candidate must have a strong record of scholarly accomplishments and teaching.



Required License/ Registration/Certification

None



Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?
No

Open Untill Filled
Yes

University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.



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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vita
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents

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