Assistant Professor

Chicago, Illinois
16 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
16 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Position Description:

The Department of Economics at the University of Chicago invites applications for full-time tenure-track Assistant Professors (any field). This position will begin in the 2019-2020 academic year. Applicants must apply online at the University of Chicago's Academic Career Opportunities website at: Applications are required to include a cover letter, three letters of reference, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, research statement, and evidence of teaching performance such as teaching evaluations. Additionally, applicants are strongly encouraged to submit, as optional, up to three published or unpublished research papers. 

Review of applications will begin on October 31, 2018 and will continue up to June 30, 2019, or until the position is filled. Early application is strongly recommended. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. The Faculty Search Committee will conduct interviews at the 2019 ASSA meetings to be held in Atlanta on January 4-6, 2019. Final candidates will be invited for an on-campus visit.  

Additional Information or Requirements:


The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Disabled/Veterans Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or other protected classes under the law. For additional information please see the University's Notice of Nondiscrimination at Job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process should call 773-702-0287 or email with their request.  

Required Applicant Documents:

Cover Letter
Curriculum Vitae
Teaching Statement
Teaching Evaluations
Reference Contact Info 
Research Statement  

Optional Applicant Documents:

Publication 1
Publication 2
Publication 3  

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