Assistant Professor of Economics - Any Field

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Position TitleAssistant Professor of Economics - Any Field Dept Contact Information

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The Department of Economics at Rice University in Houston, TX anticipates having a position at the Assistant Professor level one position in any field in economics. The position will begin at the start of Rice’s 2020 academic year, July 1, 2020.

Assistant professors are expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses and perform research in their specialized areas. Therefore, candidates should show evidence of research excellence and a commitment to teaching at both the graduate and undergraduate levels. The minimum educational requirement is a Ph.D. in economics, which must be completed by July 1, 2020.

Candidates should apply online at RICEWorks ( All applicants must submit a cover letter, a curriculum vita, and a sample of research, and must arrange for three letters of recommendation to be submitted online. Applications must be received by December 1, 2019 to be guaranteed full consideration but will continue to be accepted until the positions are filled.

Rice University is an equal opportunity employer with commitment to diversity at all levels, and considers for employment qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status.

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Requisition NumberF20017Open Date09/15/2019Close DateOpen Until FilledYesBest Consideration Date12/01/2019Desired Start Date07/01/2020Position StatusFull-TimeBenefits EligibleYesSpecial Instructions to the ApplicantPosting Link DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Research Papers
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      Posted: 9/21/2019
      Application Due: 2/14/2020
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