JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2022 - January 31, 2023

California State University, Fullerton

Tenure Track Assistant Professor in Economics with focus on Data Analytics

JOE ID Number: 2022-02_111470186
Date Posted: 10/03/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Tenure Track Assistant Professor in Economics with focus on Data Analytics
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Fullerton, California, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: 00 -- 00 - Default: Any Field
Data Analytics
Machine Learning
Big Data
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics at California State University, Fullerton (CSUF) invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position in Economics with a focus on data analytics. We are particularly interested in candidates who conduct applied research at the intersection of either macroeconomics, microeconomics, or financial economics with machine learning/big data.

Successful candidates will be expected to develop graduate and undergraduate courses in data analytics with economic applications and will play an important role in advancing the analytical focus of our STEM-certified MA program. They will conduct research in their field(s) of specialization, teach graduate and undergraduate courses in machine learning/big data, as well as core graduate and undergraduate courses in their areas (micro/macro/financial economics), provide service to the University, and participate in our community. Applicants are expected to have a doctoral degree in Economics at the time of appointment.

Applications received by November 18 are guaranteed full consideration.


• A completed Ph.D. degree in Economics at the start of the appointment (Fall 2023);
• Demonstrated research potential as evidenced by research record and ongoing research in the areas of specialty with a focus on data analytics;
• Demonstrated interest in teaching a diverse student population.

Located in a vibrant community 26 miles from Los Angeles, the Economics Department at CSUF is part of the College of Business and Economics, the largest accredited business school on the West Coast. CSUF has a strong institutional commitment to fostering diversity of its faculty, staff, and student body and is an Equal Opportunity and affirmative action employer. We actively encourage applications from scholars from a wide variety of backgrounds.

First-round interviews will be conducted virtually in January 2023 around the time of the ASSA meetings.

Please see the external application link for the official position announcement and application submission link.

Please direct all questions about the position to: Mira Farka, Department Search Committee Chair, at

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Application deadline: 11/18/2022
Reference Instructions:
On the references page of the online application, enter information for three referents who will provide a confidential letter of reference for your application.

If you are selected to move forward to the next stage of the recruitment process, you will be contacted and are required to submit the three letters of recommendation.

The referents will receive a request via email along with information on uploading the letter at the appropriate step in the search process. Candidates can verify that each letter has been received by CSUF by logging back into the recruitment system.