Boston University ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF ECONOMICS, College of Arts & Sciences in Boston, Massachusetts

Job Description

The Department of Economics has an opening at the rank of tenure-track assistant professor (subject to final budgetary approval). Field of specialization is open, but priority is given to econometrics or empirical microeconomics/public policy. The Department of Economics believes that the diversity of our faculty, staff, and students is vitally important to the excellence of our research and academic programs. Consequently, we are especially eager to attract scholars who support our institutional commitment to ensuring BU is inclusive and diverse. The successful candidates will conduct research, teach courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels, mentor students, and perform service to the Department, the University, and the profession.

Boston University is committed to building a culturally, racially, and ethnically diverse scholarly community. Salary, benefits, and research support are competitive.


To apply, please submit materials to The application deadline is November 26th 2018, or until the position is filled.

Required Skills

Candidates should have, or expect to complete, a PhD in economics by July 1, 2019, and they must have an exceptional record of teaching and research.

We are an equal opportunity employer and 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. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Tracking Code: 2042/I1418

Job Location: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Position Type: Full-Time/Regular

Salary: Based on experience