JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2016 - January 31, 2017

American University

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College of Arts and Sciences
Assistant/Associate Professor in Applied Development Economics

JOE ID Number: 2016-02_111456371
Date Posted: 10/04/2016
Date Inactive: 11/30/2016
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant/Associate Professor in Applied Development Economics
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Washington, District of Columbia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: O0 -- General
Development Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

One tenure-line opening at the rank of assistant or associate professor in applied development economics, beginning Fall 2017. Candidates must be able to advise PhD students and supervise doctoral dissertations. Candidates should have an interest in policy-relevant research, strong econometric skills, and excellent teaching credentials at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The successful applicant must have an interest in and demonstrate the potential for attaining external research funding.

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Application deadline: 11/30/2016
Reference Instructions:
Application Instructions:
Applicants should have a PhD or anticipated PhD completion by August 2017. Applications must include a cover letter or statement, curriculum vitae, sample research paper, and letters from three references and must be sent to Consideration of applications will continue until the position is filled, but complete applications received by November 30, 2016 will receive priority for interviews at the ASSA meetings in January 2017. American University is an Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status. American University is a tobacco and smoke free campus. For more information, see or write to