Assistant Professor of Economics



The Department of Economics seeks to fill a position at the rank of assistant professor. The department has six areas of specialization offered in our graduate program: Macroeconomics, International Economics, Public Economics, Labor Economics, Industrial Organization, and Health/Environmental Economics. While we welcome outstanding applicants from any of these fields, preference will be given to applicants with a focus in Public Economics, Industrial Organization or Health Economics. The successful candidate must show promise for exceptional scholarly accomplishment and teaching. The appointee will be an affiliate of the John H. Schnatter Institute for the Study of Free Enterprise.

For more information about the Economics department, please visit http://gatton.uky.edu/economics.

In order to be considered a candidate, you will need to complete the following two steps.
1. Complete an Academic Profile within the University of Kentucky employment system and upload a CV and cover letter.
2. Submit your job market materials to https://www.econjobmarket.org. Applicants will also need to arrange for three confidential letters of recommendation to be submitted through this site.

Applicants should endeavor to provide their materials prior to November 15, 2017 for consideration of interviews at the 2018 ASSA meetings in Philadelphia. However, consideration of applications will continue until the positions are filled.

For questions regarding the application process, please email shall1@uky.edu.




Job Title
Assistant Professor of Economics

Requisition Number
FE01117

Working Title


Department Name
8F400:B&E Economics

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Type of Position
Faculty

Position Time Status
Full-Time

Required Education

PhD



Required Related Experience

The successful candidate must show promise for exceptional scholarly accomplishment and teaching.



Required License/ Registration/Certification

None



Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?
No

Preferred Education/Experience

Preference will be given to applicants with a focus in Public Economics, Industrial Organization or Health Economics



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.



Posting Specific Questions

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  1. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's Online Employment System?
    • The Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Inside Higher Ed
    • Higher Ed Jobs.com
    • Diverseeducation.com (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • Academic Keys
    • Latinos in Higher Education
    • Indeed.com
    • A colleague, friend, and/or family member
    • None of the Above


Applicant Documents

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

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