JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)
August 1, 2022 - January 31, 2023
University of Alaska Anchorage
Position Title/Short Description
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Anchorage, Alaska, UNITED STATES
Q2 -- Renewable Resources and Conservation
Q3 -- Nonrenewable Resources and Conservation
Q5 -- Environmental Economics
O -- Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth
H -- Public Economics
R -- Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics
D0 -- General
Natural Resource Economics
Applied Microeconomic Theory
Disaster Risk Management
Full Text of JOE Listing:
The University of Alaska Anchorage Department of Economics is searching for a bright creative scholar with interests in applied microeconomics. Areas of emphasis can include natural resource and development economics, environmental economics, public economics, urban economics, disaster risk management. Preference will be given to candidates with strong training in applied microeconomics. Responsibilities include 1) engaging in high quality research that informs public policy and that leads to publications in top journals, 2) working collaboratively on research projects with members of the Department of Economics, and 3) teaching one principles of economics course per semester. Salary will be $70,000 per year. Funding is from an endowed chair and is not dependent upon state appropriations. The successful candidate will also receive a generous benefits package, relocation funds, and a $5000 research/travel budget. The appointment is for one year, renewable for a second year subject to satisfactory performance.
- Letters of Reference
- External Application URL and Instructions Below
Review of applications will begin on December 1, 2022 and continue until the position is filled.
Candidates must submit:
1. A cover letter addressing general educational background and experience, and interest in conducting research in at least one field listed in the position description.
2. Curriculum vitae.
3. A writing sample demonstrating the ability to conduct high-quality economic research and communicate the results effectively.
4. A graduate school transcript (unofficial transcripts are acceptable).
5. Teaching evaluations.
6. Names and contact information of three references.
Applicants must also arrange for three (3) signed letters of recommendation to be uploaded through the JOE site. At least one letter of reference must attest to completion of PhD prior to start date (Fall 2023).