Assistant Professor: Labor, Health, Education, and Welfare, Economic History (tenure-track)
Location: Medford, MA
Internal Number: 95191
The Department of Economics at Tufts University invites applications for a full‐time faculty position at the rank of assistant professor, starting in September 2022. This position is subject to final budget approval. The Department of Economics at Tufts University values civic engagement, diversity among its faculty and students, and strongly encourages applications from women and members of underrepresented groups. Tufts University has a commitment to become an anti-racist institution, and the Department of Economics shares this commitment.
Applications will be considered from all candidates with research and teaching interests the fields listed above. However, preference will be given to those whose research emphasizes econometric modeling and testing, and that addresses issues of race and gender disparities. Candidates are expected to develop an outstanding research program, provide inclusive and excellent teaching both at the undergraduate and graduate levels, including the supervision of student research at these levels. Candidates should expect to receive their Ph.D. prior to the start of the appointment.
To apply, candidates should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae and a recent research paper to apply.interfolio.com/95191. Candidates should have three writers of reference letters submit their letters directly to the link for "writers of reference letters'" to the same address. (See listing Interfolio home page). Review of applications will begin November 15, 2021 and continue until the position is filled. For questions regarding these positions, please email Debra Knox at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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