Assistant or Associate Professor of Economics

Job description

Job Title: Assistant or Associate Professor of Economics
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 221427
About Us

The School of Economics is a rapidly growing unit at Georgia Tech, a Research I institution that ranks in the top-10 among public universities. The position offers significant opportunities for collaborative research and teaching across complementary disciplines such as public policy, international affairs, urban planning, computing, industrial and systems engineering, and civil and environmental engineering.


Atlanta, GA

Job Summary

The School of Economics at the Georgia Institute of Technology seeks to hire an Assistant or Associate Professor in labor economics with research at the nexus of labor and development economics. The successful candidate will have strong expertise in microeconometrics and an ability to teach an applied econometric course at the graduate level. Applicants with an interest in collaboration with our existing strengths in health, environment, and/or international trade are particularly encouraged, as are applicants at the advanced Assistant or Associate Professor level.

Required Qualifications

Applicants must have received a Ph.D. in economics or a related field prior to employment. Senior applicants should have a record of excellence in scholarship and teaching commensurate with their rank. Junior applicants should show promise for both research and teaching excellence. A background check must be completed prior to employment.

Required Documents to Attach
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Job Market Paper / Preferred research sample
  4. A list of three references
Apply Before Date

For full consideration, applications should be submitted by December 1, 2020, but the search will continue until the position is filled.

Contact Information

For any additional information, please contact Dr. Olga Shemyakina at [email protected]

Equal Employment Opportunity

Georgia Tech provides equal opportunity to all faculty, staff, students, and all other members of the Georgia Tech community, including applicants for admission and/or employment, contractors, volunteers, and participants in institutional programs, activities, or services. Georgia Tech complies with all applicable laws and regulations governing equal opportunity in the workplace and in educational activities. Georgia Tech prohibits discrimination, including discriminatory harassment, on the basis of race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetics, or veteran status in its programs, activities, employment, and admissions. This prohibition applies to faculty, staff, students, and all other members of the Georgia Tech community, including affiliates, invitees, and guests.




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Job No:
Posted: 10/30/2020
Application Due: 3/8/2021
Work Type: Full Time