Texas A&M Department of Economics
Associate or Advanced Assistant Professor in Applied Microeconomics

Deadline Date: 10/1/2012

The Department of Economics is seeking to fill one position at the rank of Associate Professor, or Advanced Assistant Professor, depending upon funding, in the field of empirical Applied Microeconomics.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: All positions require a Ph.D. in economics or related field. Candidates for appointment at the Associate Professor position must have a demonstrated record of scholarly achievement appropriate for the rank. In addition to a distinguished record of high quality published research, candidates should demonstrate an interest in advising doctoral students. Candidates for appointment at the advanced Assistant position must have at least two years of experience after receiving their Ph.D. and demonstrate promise to publish high-quality research in leading journals.

All appointees are expected to be committed to teaching and research of the highest quality. In addition to publishing in leading journals, the successful candidate will be expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses and supervise graduate students.

In addition to applied economists across various departments, Texas A&M offers empirical economists access to the new Texas Census Research Data Center (CRDC), hosted on the campus, to support research using non-public versions of data in the federal statistical system.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Applicants should submit an application letter, vita, a writing sample, and names of three references. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. For fullest consideration, applications should be received by October 1, 2012. We are deeply committed to increasing diversity and especially encourage applications from women and minority scholars. TAMU is an equal opportunity-affirmative action employer that responds to the needs of dual-career couples.

Applications should be submitted online via: http://www.econjobmarket.org

Informational URL: http://econweb.tamu.edu

Posted 9/16/12