The Department of Economics at the University of California, Davis, is recruiting for a tenure-track position specializing in Economic Theory. This recruitment is conducted at the Assistant Professor rank. The resulting hire will be at the Assistant rank, regardless of the proposed appointee's qualifications. This position will require the candidate to teach undergraduate and graduate level courses and to conduct research in their field of expertise. Applicants should have Ph.D. or equivalent in economics. Persons with Ph.D. pending will be considered only if the degree will be awarded prior to the beginning of instruction on September 20, 2021. The position is open until filled. Applications, however, must be received by November 30, 2020 to be assured of consideration in the first round. Three letters of recommendation, a recent research paper, a CV and a statement of contribution to diversity are required to apply. Applications will be accepted online only. Please follow the instructions as stated on the recruitment website.
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