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Lateral Assistant Professor -- Economics -- Department of Economics
University of California Berkeley

Date Posted Mar. 5, 2021
Title Lateral Assistant Professor -- Economics -- Department of Economics
University University of California Berkeley
Berkeley, CA, United States
Application Deadline 6/1/2021
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Assistant Professor
  • Economics - General

Lateral Assistant Professor -- Economics -- Department of Economics

The Department of Economics at the University of California, Berkeley seeks applications at the assistant professor rank (100% time), with an expected start date of July 1, 2021. The field is open.

Diversity, equity, and inclusion are core values at UC Berkeley and Department of Economics. Our excellence can only be fully realized by faculty, students, and staff who share our commitment to these values. Successful candidates for our faculty positions will demonstrate evidence of a commitment to advancing equity and inclusion.

LATERAL LEVEL - Assistant Professor Applicants

Basic Qualifications (required at the time of application):

Candidates must have a Ph.D. (or equivalent international degree) at the time of application.

Preferred Qualifications:

Ph.D. (or equivalent international degree) in Economics or a related field; candidates that hold an active tenure-track faculty position.

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This position will remain open until filled.

All letters of recommendation that are solicited by the Department will be treated as confidential per University of California policy and California state law. Please refer potential referees, including when letters are provided via a third party (i.e., dossier service or career center), to the UC Berkeley statement of confidentiality,, prior to submitting their letters.


Applications for the Lateral Assistant Professor search (JPF02738) are encouraged to be submitted by December 1, 2020; however, this search will remain open until filled.

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