Posted: Friday, September 29, 2017 3:43 PM
The Department of Economics at the University of Chicago invites applications for full-time tenure-track Assistant Professors (any field). This position will begin in the 2018-2019 academic year. Applicants must apply online at the University of Chicago's Academic Career Opportunities website at: Applications are required to include a cover letter, three letters of reference, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, research statement, and evidence of teaching performance such as teaching evaluations. Additionally, applicants are strongly encouraged to submit, as optional, up to three published or unpublished research papers. Review of applications will begin on September 9, 2017 and will continue up to June 30, 2018, or until the position is filled. Early application is strongly recommended. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. The Faculty Search Committee will conduct interviews at the 2018 ASSA meetings to be held in Philadelphia on January 5-7, 2018. Final candidates will be invited for an on-campus visit. Required Applicant Documents Cover Letter Curriculum Vitae Teaching Statement Teaching Evaluations Reference Contact Info Research Statement About the University of Chicago Founded in 1892 by John D. Rockefeller, the University of Chicago is one of the world's leading universities, with an extraordinary history of world-renowned research and education across a broad spectrum of fields. More than 80 Nobel laureates are associated with the University of Chicago, including eight current faculty members. One former senior lecturer is currently President of the United States. The University of Chicago is known for its excellent faculty, an increasingly strong and diverse student body, and a distinctive urban campus with strong community connections. In 2016, US News and World Report ranked the University of Chicago 3rd in its annual survey of the Best Colleges. The University is home to over 2,274 faculty and academic personnel and students from 50 US states and 72 countries. In the fall of 2016, the University enrolled 5,860 students in its undergraduate College and 9,866 students in its graduate and professional schools. Additionally, the University operates a major medical center; the nation's largest academic press; two national laboratories (Argonne National Laboratory and Fermilab); the Marine Biological Laboratory in Woods Hole; the renowned N-12 Laboratory Schools that have led many innovations in education; and four charter school campuses on the South Side of Chicago. The University also has a growing global presence with centers in Paris, Beijing and New Delhi. Located in Chicago's Hyde Park neighborhood on Lake Michigan, the University's 211 acres were designated a botanic garden and feature traditional English Gothic and modern buildings designed by world-class architects. The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Disabled/Veterans Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or other protected classes under the law.
• Location: Chicago
• Post ID: 78810142 chicago