JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2017 - July 31, 2017

Hitotsubashi University

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Hitotsubashi Institute for Advanced Study
Research Fellow

JOE ID Number: 2017-01_111457565
Date Posted: 02/15/2017
Date Inactive: 07/31/2017
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Research Fellow
Section: International: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Kunitachi, Tokyo, JAPAN
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
microeconomics, macroeconomics, econometrics, international economics, Japan
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Hitotsubashi University established the Hitotsubashi Institute for Advanced Study (HIAS) in 2014 with the aim of strengthening a worldwide research network of social sciences and serving as a hub of the research network.

We will have an opening in any field of economics for one or two Research Fellows who are expected to engage in research along this principle of the HIAS, actively interact with other Hitotsubashi faculty members and graduate students, and produce research output in the frontier of economics. Appointment will be for longer than 6 months and shorter than 1 year with no extension. The Research Fellow will be asked to teach one graduate course (7 times lectures for appointment of 6 months and 13 times lectures for that of 1 year). Applicants should have a Ph.D. at the time of hiring. The HIAS Research Fellow will be employed as a university contract faculty member under the university’s employment rules and regulations. Applications will be reviewed beginning March 15; all applications received by March 15 are fully reviewed although we continue to accept applications until April 30, 2017 in case the positions are not filled by the applicants of the first group. Should you have any questions, please contact us at

Hitotsubashi University is an equal-opportunity employer.

Application Requirements:
  • Cover Letter
  • CV
  • Letters of Reference
  • Research Proposal
  • Job Market Paper
  • Questions for Candidates
Application deadline: 04/30/2017
  • Application Deadline Has Passed