Posting Summary: The University of Virginia's Department of Economics of the College and Graduate School of Arts & Sciences invites applications for multiple positions at all tenure-track and tenured ranks (Assistant/Associate/Professor) in the area of macroeconomics, including open-economy macroeconomics and time series econometrics.
Candidates are expected to have an outstanding research record relative to rank, along with the capacity to teach and advise Ph.D. students in their research. Candidates will be expected to teach at the graduate and undergraduate levels and provide service to the University, department and professional organizations. The department aims to recruit faculty dedicated to building and extending a top-tier research portfolio, including the development of external funding to support research endeavors. The Department of Economics is eager to attract scholars eager to work together and build on the intellectually vibrant community for economists at the University.
Review of applications will begin September 12, 2016. The appointment begins with the fall term of 2017, with an anticipated start date of July 25, 2017. Applicants must be on track to receive a Ph.D. in the relevant field by May 2017, and must hold a Ph.D. at the time of appointment.
The University of Virginia assists UVA faculty spouses and partners seeking employment in the Charlottesville area. To learn more about these services, please see http://provost.virginia.edu/dual-career.
All candidates must apply online. Paper and emailed applications will not be considered. Your application will not be complete until all required documents are available on EconJobMarket.org and you receive a confirmation number for the submission of your Candidate Profile from Jobs@UVA.
There are two required steps to complete an application:
1. Register with UVa's employment system online at https://jobs.virginia.edu
Complete a candidate profile and apply to the advertised position. Search posting 0619251 to apply. These steps should only take a few minutes to complete.
Do not submit job markets materials to Jobs@UVa.
2. Submit your job market materials to: https://econjobmarket.org
Applicants at the assistant professor level should submit a CV, one research paper, and three letters of recommendation. Applicants at the associate and full professor level should submit a CV, and contact information for three references.
Questions regarding the application process should be directed to: Joe Earhart at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The University will perform background checks on all new faculty hires prior to making a final offer of employment.
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Founded by Thomas Jefferson, the University of Virginia opened in 1825 as the nation's first public university. A longstanding dedication to preeminence in both scholarship and teaching; top ranking in global satisfaction, collegiality and work/family issues on the COACHE survey of early career faculty; a commitment to excellence that is integrally connected with diversity and a broad array of ben...efits make the University of Virginia a prime choice for both faculty and staff. The University of Virginia is located in the small cosmopolitan city of Charlottesville near the Blue Ridge Mountains, 70 miles from Richmond and 110 miles from Washington, D.C. The University of Virginia remains the No. 2 best public university in the 2013 edition of the U.S. News and World Report rankings. In the 14 years since U.S. News began ranking public universities as a separate category, U.Va. has ranked either No. 1 or No. 2. U.Va. continues to rank in the Top 25 among the best of all national universities, public and private.