Academic Vacancies 2021-2022

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Location
London, Ontario, Canada
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 01, 2020
Closes
Oct 31, 2020
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Western Economics Academic Vacancies 2021-2022
Organization Type
University and College
Contract Type
Employee
Hours
Full Time

THE UNIVERSITY OF WESTERN ONTARIO

London Ontario

Department of Economics

 

Academic Vacancies 2021-2022

Development Economics, Econometrics, Financial Economics, Financial Econometrics, Industrial Organization, International Economics, Labor, Macroeconomics, Microeconomic Theory, Public Economics

The Department of Economics at the University of Western Ontario invites applications for one probationary (tenure track) or tenured appointment in Economics with a specialization in Development Economics, Econometrics, Financial Economics, Financial Econometrics, Industrial Organization, International Economics, Labor, Macroeconomics, Microeconomic Theory, or Public Economics at the rank of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor.  Unless otherwise specified, this appointment is effective July 1, 2021 but an alternate starting date may be arranged.  Applicants should specify if they are applying for a probationary (tenure track) or tenured position.  The successful candidate will be appointed to the rank appropriate to their level of experience.  Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Qualifications:

For a probationary appointment, the candidate must have completed (or be very close to completion of) a doctoral degree in Economics.  The successful candidate will demonstrate excellence or clear promise of excellence in research, including ability to publish in the highest quality academic outlets, and in teaching, including the ability to successfully teach undergraduate and graduate courses.  Candidates must have excellent oral communication, written communication and interpersonal skills.

For a tenured appointment, the candidate must have completed a doctoral degree in Economics.  The successful candidate must provide evidence of top research and impact through publications in the highest quality academic outlets, and be an internationally recognized expert in his or her field of research evidenced through activities such as journal editorship, invited talks, and grant receipt.  Preference will be given to candidates who provide evidence of successful teaching at the undergraduate and graduate level such as positive teaching reviews, teaching awards, development of new academic courses, and successful supervision of graduate students.  Candidates must have excellent oral communication, written communication and interpersonal skills.

Duties:

Duties include course delivery in the Economics undergraduate and graduate programs, supervision of graduate students, maintaining an active research program including applying for external grant funds, and some administrative duties.

To apply, please follow the instructions on our website:

https://economics.uwo.ca/about_us/job_opportunities/instructions.html

Review of applications will commence on October 30, 2020 and will continue until the positions are filled.

Western University delivers an academic experience second to none.  Western challenges the best and brightest faculty, staff and students to commit to the highest global standards.  Our research excellence expands knowledge and drives discovery with real-world application.  Western attracts individuals with a broad worldview, seeking to study, influence and lead in the international community.  Since 1878, The Western Experience has combined academic excellence with life-long opportunities for intellectual, social and cultural growth in order to better serve our communities.  General information about Western can be found at http://www.uwo.ca.

Western’s Department of Economics has a long-standing reputation as a leading research department in Canada.  Information about the Department of Economics can be found at http://economics.uwo.ca/.

Positions are subject to budget approval.  Applicants should have fluent written and oral communication skills in English.  The University invites applications from all qualified individuals.  Western is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, members of racialized groups/visible minorities, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation, and persons of any gender identity or gender expression.

In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents.

Accommodations are available for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process.  If you require accommodations for interviews or other meetings, please contact economics@uwo.ca or 519-661-3500.