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Assistant Professor of Economics

Position overview

Position title: Assistant Professor in Economics
Percent time: 100%
Anticipated start: July 1, 2022

Application Window

Open date: October 15th, 2021

Last review date: Monday, Nov 15, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.

Final date: Thursday, Jun 30, 2022 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
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.

Position description

The Department of Economics at UC Santa Barbara invites applications an assistant professor. The priority field for this position is macroeconomics, but exceptional candidates in other fields will be considered. The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through research, teaching and service as appropriate to the position. We will begin reviewing completed applications on November 16, 2021. This position will remain opened until filled.

Qualifications

Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

Applicants must have completed all requirements for a PhD or equivalent in Economics, except the dissertation, at the time of application.

Additional qualifications (required at time of start)

Candidates should have a Ph.D. in Economics in hand by date of hire.

Preferred qualifications

The preferred candidate will have a demonstrated research program within the field of macroeconomics.

Demonstrated record of excellence in teaching.

The preferred candidate will have demonstrated commitment to support diversity, equity, and inclusion in an academic setting.

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to diversity through research, teaching, and/or service.

  • Research Paper

  • Additional research paper (if applicable) (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3-4 letters of reference required

Applicants should add contact information (name and email address) for at least 3 references. Letters of reference must be requested through the system.

Apply link: https://recruit.ap.ucsb.edu/JPF02073

Help contact: joan.giovannone@ucsb.edu

Campus Information

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

As a condition of employment, you will be required to comply with the University of California SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Vaccination Program Policy https://policy.ucop.edu/doc/5000695/SARS-CoV-2_Covid-19. All Covered Individuals under the policy must provide proof of Full Vaccination or, if applicable, submit a request for Exception (based on Medical Exemption, Disability, and/or Religious Objection) or Deferral (based on pregnancy) no later than the applicable deadline. New University of California employees must (a) provide proof of receiving at least one dose of a COVID-19 Vaccine no later than 14 calendar days after their first date of employment and provide proof of Full Vaccination no later than eight weeks after their first date of employment; or (b) if applicable, submit a request for Exception or Deferral no later than 14 calendar days after their first date of employment. (Capitalized terms in this paragraph are defined in the policy.) Federal, state, or local public health directives may impose additional requirements.

Job location

Santa Barbara, CA