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August 1, 2022 - January 31, 2023

Columbia University, School of International and Public Affairs

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Columbia University, School of International and Public Affairs,SIPA
Professor (open rank)

JOE ID Number: 2022-02_111470214
Date Posted: 10/03/2022
Date Inactive: 01/31/2023
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Professor (open rank)
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: New York, New York, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
H5 -- National Government Expenditures and Related Policies
E6 -- Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook
Q2 -- Renewable Resources and Conservation
Q4 -- Energy
Q5 -- Environmental Economics
O3 -- Innovation; Research and Development; Technological Change; Intellectual Property Rights
Energy and Climate Change Policy
Political economy of climate change
Energy and environment
Climate and sustainable development
Technology and innovation
Inequality and redistribution
Democratic resilience
Salary Range: Commensurate with experience
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The School of International and Public Affairs at Columbia University in the City of New York invites applications from scholars and practitioners whose work focuses on energy policy or climate change, including the political economy of climate change, for a position at the rank of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor (tenured or tenure-track), full Professor, or Professor of Professional Practice. Disciplinary specialization is open, and includes political science, economics, and sociology. Candidates should have a PhD or other terminal degree (by June 2023). The successful candidate will contribute to teaching and intellectual leadership in the SIPA energy and environment curriculum at the masters and PhD level and engage with other SIPA and Columbia faculty to address one or more of the following global policy challenges: climate and sustainable development; technology and innovation; geopolitics; inequality and redistribution; or democratic resilience.

The position is at open-rank Professor and will begin July 1, 2023.

Ph.D. in Political Science, Economics, Sociology, or related disciplines is required at the time of appointment. Candidates will be expected to sustain a strong commitment to research, publication, and teaching.

Application Instructions
Applicants should upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, statement of current and future plans, a writing sample, and three (3) letters of recommendation.

Please visit our online application site at: for further information about this position and to submit your application.

Screening of the candidates will begin immediately, and the search will remain open for at least 30 days from the day of posting and continue until filled. For further information, please contact Deirdre Brady, Senior Assistant Dean for Academic Affairs, at

Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. SIPA is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a diverse environment, and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 01/31/2023