JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2018 - January 31, 2019

Azim Premji University

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School of Liberal Studies
Assistant/Associate Professor

JOE ID Number: 2018-02_111462104
Date Posted: 12/19/2018
Date Inactive: 01/31/2019
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant/Associate Professor
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Bangalore, Karnataka, INDIA
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Economic History
Economics of Education
Environmental Economics
Political Economy
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Azim Premji University invites applications for Faculty positions in Economics. The University offers undergraduate degrees in the Sciences, Economics and Humanities, and masters degrees in Education, Development, Public Policy and Law and Development. The University is committed to try and ensure diversity.

We have 2-3 open positions across levels, with possibilities to teach in the undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. We encourage applicants from all fields, but are particularly interested in the following: Economic History, Economics of Education, Environmental Economics, Political Economy, and Macroeconomics.

Candidates whose work focuses on the Indian context would be of most interest. We welcome applicants working in diverse theoretical traditions within Economics. We seek candidates with a strong commitment to teaching and research and a willingness to contribute to a general liberal educational curriculum.

Application Process:
- Covering letter indicating the position and professional statement of purpose.
- A one to two page note explaining why you wish to join the university. NOTE: applications without this note will not be entertained.
- Curriculum Vitae
- Two samples of scholarship (articles, chapters, books, etc.)
- Statement of teaching interest
- Two or three recommendation letters

Please send in the above documents by e-mail to

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Application deadline: 01/31/2019
Reference Instructions:
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Application Instructions:
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