Assistant Professor of Economics

Attendance

On-Site

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Application Deadline

Type

Assistant professor / lecturer

Reference Number

R0005495

The Department of Economics in the Sam M Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas invites applications for a tenure track position at the rank of assistant professor in the field of economic development beginning in Fall 2022. We invite applied econometricians working on issues in low-income countries to apply. In addition to competitive compensation, the college provides resources including start-up packages and excellent technical support.

This faculty position is expected to conduct research, publish in peer-reviewed journals, teach undergraduate and graduate courses, and fulfill other related service activities on behalf of the department, college, and/or university.

Qualifications:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • A doctoral degree in economics with a field in economic development conferred by the start of employment (Applicants are expected to have earned a Ph.D. in economics by August 12, 2022)

  • The potential to produce high quality academic research in leading journals and secure external research funding

  • A commitment to high quality teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Applied econometricians with experience working with micro data

  • Candidates with a research focus that complements those of our current faculty (international trade and behavioral/experimental economics)

  • Experience with field experiments is a plus

Salary Information:

Commensurate with education and experience

Required Documents to Apply:

Cover Letter/Letter of Application, Curriculum Vitae, Writing Sample

Optional Documents:

Proof of Veteran Status

Recruitment Contact Information:

Raja Kali, Department Chair, RKali@walton.uark.edu

More Information

Posted on

Application Deadline

Type

Assistant professor / lecturer

Reference Number

R0005495

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2404 N University Ave

AR 72207 Little Rock , United States