THE UNIVERSITY OF WESTERN ONTARIO
London, Ontario, Canada
Department of Economics
Academic Vacancies 2024-2025
Development Economics, Econometrics, Financial Econometrics, Financial Economics, Industrial Organization, International Economics, Labor, Macroeconomics, Public Economics, Theory
The Department of Economics at The University of Western Ontario invites applications for up to two probationary (tenure track) or tenured appointments in Economics with a specialization in Development Economics, Econometrics, Financial Econometrics, Financial Economics, Industrial Organization, International Economics, Labor, Macroeconomics, Public Economics, or Theory at the rank of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor. Unless otherwise specified, these appointments are effective July 1, 2024, but alternate starting dates may be arranged. Applicants should specify if they are applying for a probationary (tenure track) or tenured position. The successful candidates will be appointed to the rank appropriate to their level of experience. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
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 the 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 levels 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 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:
Review of applications will commence on November 1, 2023 and will continue until the positions are filled.
Western Values Diversity
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, Indigenous peoples, 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 firstname.lastname@example.org or 519-661-3500.
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 https://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 https://economics.uwo.ca/.
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