The Economics Department

Job Openings

Job Type: Tenured/Tenure-Track

Job Rank: Rank Open

Closing Date: Until Filled

Job Description:

The Department of Economics invites applications for several tenure-track and tenured positions (Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Full Professor) that will be available beginning Fall 2019. Applicants from all fields will be considered. Appointees are expected to engage in high quality research/scholarly activities and be effective teachers at the graduate and undergraduate levels, direct graduate research, and exhibit a commitment to service to the department, college, and university.

Applicants must hold a Ph.D. or expect it by August 2019 for tenure-track positions; applicants for tenured positions must hold a Ph.D. and must have a demonstrated record of excellence in research and teaching. Salary is highly competitive and dependent upon qualifications and experience. Position funding is pending budgetary approval. The University of Texas at Austin is an equal opportunity affirmative action employer. Background checks will be conducted for final candidates.

Applicant Instructions:

All candidates should provide a vita and apply by December 1, 2018. Assistant-professor candidates should also provide three original signed letters of reference and samples of recent papers and publications. Material should be submitted through JOE (

Job Type: Non-Tenure Track

Job Rank: open

College: Liberal Arts

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Department/Unit: Economics

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Field of Specialization: open

Job Description:

The Department of Economics seeks to develop a pool of candidates for possible temporary/non-tenured positions to teach undergraduate and graduate courses. Positions are not available every semester and are contingent upon student enrollment and the availability of funding. Appointments are usually made on a semester-by-semester basis, though sometimes there is departmental need for an annual appointment. Positions are renewable annually; contingent upon budgetary funding and performance. Appointees are expected to be excellent classroom teachers, engaged in scholarly activities and service.

QualificationsApplicants must hold a PhD in Economics. Salary is highly competitive and dependent upon qualifications and experience. Background check will be conducted for finalists. Position funding is pending budgetary approval, course availability and enrollment

Applicant Instructions:

Candidates should submit an up to date CV, 3 original letters of reference, and a cover letter. Submit application materials through Interfolio. Applicants to this position receive a free Dossier account and can send all application materials, including confidential letters of recommendation, free of charge.

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