The School of Economics at The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia, invites expressions of interest for the position of Lecturer or Senior Lecturer (Assistant Professor equivalent) in Any Field.

We are looking for highly qualified candidates who are committed to a career in teaching and research. Preliminary interviews will be held at the ASSA/AEA meetings in in San Francisco, CA on January 2rd–5th, 2016.

Application Process:

All applications must be submitted through and indicate the primary field being applied to. Interested individuals should submit a curriculum vitae, one research paper, an application letter, and three recommendation letters by Sunday 29th November 2015 AEST through the website.

Obtain the position description and selection criteria at this link.


For all other enquiries, email or phone +61 7 3365 6242


29th November  2015 Closing date for applications
2nd December 2015 Shortlisting of candidates for preliminary interview at the ASSA/AEA meeting in San Francisco, CA.
4th to 7th December 2015 Invitations to shortlisted candidates to attend preliminary interview at the ASSA/AEA meeting in San Francisco, CA.
2nd to 5th January 2016 Interviews at ASSA/AEA meeting in San Francisco, CA.
7th to 9th January 2016 Shortlisting of candidates for fly outs to The University of Queensland
1st to 22nd February 2016 Fly-out to The University of Queensland

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I apply for the position?

All applications are to be submitted through the site.

When do I need to submit reference letters and my job application letter?

Referee and application letters must be submitted with your application by the closing date.

Where and when are the interviews held?

The interviews will be held in San Francisco, CA on January 2rd - 5th, 2016.

Who is on the interview panel?

Professor Andrew McLennan, Dr Shino Takayama and Dr Vera te Velde

If I am not attending the ASSA/AEA meetings in San Francisco, CA, can I still apply?

Yes, you can still apply. If you are shortlisted, we will arrange an alternative interview with you.

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