Lecturer in Economics

Sydney, Australia
$104,155-$123,682 p.a. plus leave loading and up to 17% employer's contribution to superannuation
19 Nov 2018
End of advertisement period
16 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
School of Economics 

  • Join an organisation that encourages progressive thinking
  • Be valued for your exceptional knowledge and experience in Economics
  • Full-time continuing appointment, salary $104,155-$123,682 p.a. plus leave loading and up to 17% employer's contribution to superannuation

About the opportunity 

The School of Economics at the University of Sydney is one of the primary centers for economics in Australia and the wider Asia-Pacific region, located in one of the most exciting cities in the world.

We currently invite applications from outstanding candidates in all fields of economics for the full-time, tenure-track position of Lecturer (equivalent of Assistant Professor in North America).

The School has a broad range of research interests in both theoretical and applied areas of Economics and is responsible for undergraduate and graduate programs (up to and including PhD) in Economics.

The successful applicant will have a completed (or near complete) PhD in Economics.

Initial interviews will be held at the ASSA meetings in Atlanta in January 2019.

The successful applicant will be available to commence employment by July 2019 ideally, but this may be negotiated. 

A competitive remuneration package of AUD$123,259 – $146,368 p.a. is available (which includes a base salary $104,155 - $123,682 p.a., leave loading and up to 17% employer’s contribution to superannuation).

About us

Since our inception 160 years ago, the University of Sydney has led to improve the world around us. We believe in education for all and that effective leadership makes lives better. These same values are reflected in our approach to diversity and inclusion, and underpin our long-term strategy for growth. We’re Australia's first university and have an outstanding global reputation for academic and research excellence. Across our campuses, we employ over 6000 academic and non-academic staff who support over 60,000 students.

We are undergoing significant transformative change which brings opportunity for innovation, progressive thinking, breaking with convention, challenging the status quo, and improving the world around us.

How to apply

All applications must be submitted via the University of Sydney careers website. Visit https://sydney.edu.au/recruitment  and search by the reference number 2058/1018C to apply.

Closing date: 11.30pm, Sunday 16 December 2018 (Sydney time)

The University of Sydney is committed to diversity and social inclusion. Applications from people of culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds; equity target groups including women, people with disabilities, people who identify as LGBTIQ; and people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent, are encouraged.

If we think your skills are needed in other areas of the University, we will be sure to contact you about other opportunities.

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