Open date: August 11th, 2016
Last review date: November 28th, 2016
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: June 30th, 2017
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.
The Economics Department at the University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC) invites applications for a position in international trade and applied microeconomics at the Assistant Professor (tenure-track) level. The emphasis is in international trade and applied microeconomics with possible overlap with development, labor, immigration, industrial organization, and other fields in applied microeconomics. Possible related areas of teaching might include introductory, intermediate, and graduate levels of international trade, econometrics, and topics in applied microeconomics.
The Economics Department has a Ph.D. program, a professional Master's program, and several undergraduate programs. Applicants will be expected to teach at both the undergraduate and graduate level; advise and mentor graduate students; and contribute to graduate education, the research environment of the department, and to university and professional service. The successful candidate must be able to work with students, faculty, and staff from a wide range of social and cultural backgrounds. The campus is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their research, teaching, and/or service.
RANK: Assistant Professor (tenure-track).
SALARY: Commensurate with qualifications and experience; academic year (9-month) basis.
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS: Ph.D. or equivalent foreign degree in Economics or related field, experience in international trade and applied microeconomics, and evidence of teaching and research. Degree expected to be conferred by June 30, 2018.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Demonstrated expertise in international trade and applied microeconomics. Degree to be conferred by June 30, 2017.
POSITION AVAILABLE: July 1, 2017, with academic year beginning September 2017. Degree must be conferred by June 30, 2018 for employment beyond that date.
TO APPLY: Applications are accepted via the UCSC Academic Recruit online system and must include a letter of application, curriculum vitae, research statement, teaching statement and/or teaching evaluations, 1-2 papers/publications, and 3-4 current confidential reference letters (submitted directly by your referees or dossier service)*. Applicants are invited to submit a statement addressing their past and/or potential contributions to diversity through research, teaching, and/or service. Documents/materials must be submitted as PDF files.
Apply at https://recruit.ucsc.edu/apply/JPF00382
Refer to Position #JPF00382-17 in all correspondence.
*All letters will be treated as confidential per University of California policy and California state law. For any reference letter provided via a third party (i.e., dossier service, career center), direct the author to UCSC's confidentiality statement at http://apo.ucsc.edu/confstm.htm
CLOSING DATE: Review of applications will begin on November 28, 2016.
To ensure full consideration, applications should be complete and letters of recommendation received by this date. The position will remain open until filled, but not later than 6/30/2017.
UC Santa Cruz faculty make significant contributions to the body of research that has earned the University of California the ranking as the foremost public higher education institution in the world. In the process, our faculty demonstrate that cutting-edge research, excellent teaching and outstanding service are mutually supportive.
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- Letter of Application
- Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.
- Research Statement
- Teaching Statement and/or Teaching Evaluations
- Teaching Statement and/or Teaching Evaluations (Optional)
- Paper/Publication (Optional)
- Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to diversity through research, teaching, and/or service. (Optional)
- Misc / Additional (Optional)
3-4 letters of reference required
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