JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2021 - January 31, 2022

University of Washington

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School of Pharmacy
The CHOICE Institute
Assistant Professor of Health Economics (Tenure Eligible)

JOE ID Number: 2021-02_111467161
Date Posted: 08/18/2021
Date Inactive: 01/31/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor of Health Economics (Tenure Eligible)
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Seattle, Washington, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: I1 -- Health
Health Economics
Pharmaceutical Markets
Drug pricing
Salary Range: Competitive
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Pharmacy and the Comparative Health Outcomes, Policy, and Economics (CHOICE) Institute at the University of Washington seek to fill one full-time faculty position at the Assistant Professor level, 12 month service period. Anticipated start date of July 1, 2022. The ideal candidate will be expected to develop an independent research agenda in areas aligned with the CHOICE Institute mission, and contribute to and lead departmental research programs. The successful candidate will be expected to teach in the graduate curriculum of the CHOICE Institute and contribute to the PharmD teaching program.


-Doctoral degree in Economics or a related discipline such as Health Economics, Public Policy, Health Services Research, or foreign equivalent is required.
-Expertise in pharmaceutical markets, pricing, and policy, comparative evaluations, and health econometrics required.
-Positive factors for consideration include but are not limited to: a focus on US health care, additional clinical background (MD, PharmD, etc.) post doctoral experience, grant writing experience.
-Strong track record of peer-reviewed publications and a demonstrated potential for sustained productivity and engagement in independently funded research in their focus area

Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
  • Letters of Reference Link
Application deadline: 07/31/2022
Reference Instructions:
Letters of Recommendation may be submitted via the Interfolio LOR Dossier service.
Application Instructions:
Applicants should submit the following materials via Interfolio:

-Letter of interest outlining experience, research interests and teaching philosophy, as well as a diversity, equity and inclusion statement
-Curriculum vitae
-Three original letters of reference to be submitted confidentially via Interfolio.

Please address inquiries to Anirban Basu, PhD, Search Committee Chair (