JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2023 - July 31, 2023

Kobe University

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Graduate School of Economics
Associate Professor or Lecturer

JOE ID Number: 2023-01_111471422
Date Posted: 02/01/2023
Date Inactive: 04/01/2023
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Associate Professor or Lecturer
Section: International: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Kobe, Hyogo, JAPAN
JEL Classification: E0 -- General
Monetary Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Job Description: Fixed-term Associate Professor/Lecturer in Macroeconomics (KIMAP Macroeconomics)

Job Duties: The successful applicant should be actively engaged with research in his/her field. As part of our on-going efforts to expand programs taught in English, the successful applicant is required to teach the following courses every year;
1) Two macroeconomics courses (2 credits each) at the master’s level
2) One Intermediate Macroeconomics (2 credits) at the undergraduate level
3) One English literacy course focusing on academic writing (2 credits) at the undergraduate level
It should be noted that 2 credits course at Kobe University consists of 15 lectures and each lecture lasts for 90 minutes.

Employment Conditions: Full-time, 3 years fixed-term contract (non-renewable)

Starting Date: October 1st, 2023

Qualifications: The successful candidate must meet the following qualifications;
1) Must be a native English speaker or have native-level fluency in English
2) Must hold a Ph.D. in economics by the starting date
3) Must demonstrate a record of high-quality research in economics

Selection Process: 1st round selection will be made based on the documents submitted. Final round selection will be made based on the candidates’ job seminar and interview (on-site or on-line).

For further questions, please contact:

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Application deadline: 03/26/2023
Reference Instructions:
No letters required. However, names and contact information of two referees must be provided.
Application Instructions:
Application Method: The applicants should send the following documents (no designated format) as PDF files to the designated E-mail address;
1) Cover letter
2) Curriculum Vitae
3) List of research publications
4) Summary of past research
5) Names and contact information of two referees

Send above documents as PDF files to: [General Affairs Office, Graduate School of Economics, Kobe University]

Please include 'KIMAP Macroeconomics' in your e-mail title and message.