The Department of Economics seeks to fill a position at the rank of associate or full 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. Preferred candidates include senior faculty with an appointment at the associate or full professor level (with tenure). The successful candidate must have a strong record of 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.
Consideration of applications will continue until the position is filled. For questions regarding the application process, please email email@example.com.
Position Time Status: Full-Time
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The successful candidate must have a strong record of scholarly accomplishment and teaching.
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Preference will be given to applicants with a focus in Public Economics, Industrial Organization or Health Economics. Preferred candidates include senior faculty with an appointment at the associate or full professor level (with tenure).
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