JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2021 - January 31, 2022

Carleton University

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School of Public Policy and Administration
Assistant Professor: Public Policy and Inequality

JOE ID Number: 2021-02_111468549
Date Posted: 11/30/2021
Date Inactive: 01/31/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor: Public Policy and Inequality
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA
JEL Classification: I3 -- Welfare, Well-Being, and Poverty
Public Policy
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The School of Public Policy and Administration at Carleton University invites applications for a tenure-track appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor with research expertise in how inequalities experienced by underrepresented groups and Indigenous peoples are perpetuated by the state and society, and may be addressed by public policies, effective 1 July 2022. The scholar’s substantive area of expertise may include social policy, health policy, environmental policy, housing policy, or economic development.

Candidates must have earned a PhD degree in any social science field relating to inequality and public policy by date of appointment or shortly thereafter, with a clearly demonstrated record of excellence in research and teaching. Candidates must have demonstrated promise of excellence in research and teaching related to policy and inequalities. The ideal candidate’s research should focus on the ways in which public policy can foster a more diverse, equitable, and inclusive society.

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
Application deadline: 01/31/2022
Application Instructions:
Applications should include:
• a cover letter and curriculum vitae,
• a statement of research interest,
• a teaching portfolio with a statement of teaching philosophy and evidence of effectiveness, and
• one or more research papers or publications.

The application materials should be sent electronically as four separate pdf documents to: Dr. Jennifer Stewart, Director, School of Public Policy and Administration, Applicants should also arrange to have three confidential letters of reference sent directly by the referees to the same email address. Review of applications will start December 15th. Interviews will take place in January 2021.

Please indicate in your application if you are a Canadian citizen or permanent resident of Canada.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Positions are subject to budgetary approval.