JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2017 - July 31, 2017

Osaka University

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Institute of Social and Economic Research
Assistant Professor in Economics (without Tenure)

JOE ID Number: 2017-01_111457632
Date Posted: 03/14/2017
Date Inactive: 05/01/2017
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor in Economics (without Tenure)
Section: International: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Ibaraki, Osaka, JAPAN
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Institute of Social and Economic Research (ISER) of Osaka University invites applications for one or two assistant professor positions in economics beginning in or after October 2017 at the earliest possible time. The appointment is for the fixed term of four years with no renewal. All fields of economics will be considered.

Job description:
1. Conducting research on your own initiative.
2. Teaching at the graduate level either in the Graduate School of Economics, or the Osaka School of International Public Policy, both of Osaka University.
3. Teaching at the undergraduate level in the Center for Education in Liberal Arts and Sciences of Osaka University.

Field of expertise: Economics (Any Field)

Rank: Assistant Professor (Without Tenure)

Location: Institute of Social and Economic Research, Osaka University, 6-1, Mihogaoka, Ibaraki, Osaka 567-0047, JAPAN

Number of openings: One or Two

Requirement: Teaching ability in English or Japanese.

Employment conditions: Full-time, on the four-year fixed-term contract, not renewable. Salary will be determined in accordance with the personnel regulations of Osaka University. Research allowances and paid vacations will be provided.

Starting date: in or after October 1, 2017 at the earliest possible time.

Selection process: Review of application material is followed by a visit to ISER for an interview and a seminar.

Equal employment opportunity: ISER actively subscribes to a policy of equal employment opportunity, and will not discriminate against any applicant because of sex and nationality.

Contact information: Recruiting Committee,

Application Requirements:
  • Certificate of a Ph.D.
  • Letter from an editor
  • Research papers
  • List of research papers
  • Letters of Reference
  • CV
  • Cover Letter
Application deadline: 04/30/2017
  • Application Deadline Has Passed