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 the fields of macroeconomics, public economics, Industrial Organisation, regulatory economics, labour economics, health economics, natural resources and environmental economics.

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 Philadelphia, PA on 3rd – 5th January 2014.

Application Process:

All applications must be submitted through econjobmarket.org and indicate the primary field being applied to. In order to assess the complementarities between the applicant and the school, application letters (400-500 words minimum) have to outline how the work done currently in the school (actual papers and books) fits in with the research interests and ambitions of the applicant.

Interested individuals should submit a curriculum vitae, one research paper, an application letter, and three recommendation letters by Friday 22nd November 2013 through the econjobmarket.org website.

Obtain the position description and selection criteria at this link.  (60 Kb)

Enquiries:

For all other enquiries, email search@economics.uq.edu.au

Timeline:

22nd November  2013 Closing date for applications
5th December 2013 Shortlisting of candidates for preliminary interview at the ASSA/AEA meeting in Philadelphia, PA.
6th December 2013 Invitations to shortlisted candidates to attend preliminary interview at the ASSA/AEA meeting in Philadelphia, PA.
3rd to 5th January 2014 Interviews at ASSA/AEA meeting in Philadelphia, PA.
8th to 10th January 2014 Shortlisting of candidates for fly outs to The University of Queensland
February 2014 Invitations for 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 econjobmarket.org site.

When do I need to submit reference letters?

Referee and application letters must be submitted with your application

Where and when are the interviews held?

The interviews will be held in Philadelphia, PA on 3rd - 5th January 2014.

Who is on the interview panel?

Professor Paul Frijters, Associate Professor Begoña Dominguez, Dr Kenan Kalayci

If I am not attending the ASSA/AEA meetings in Philadelphia, PA, 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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