Associate Professor, Economics

Wollongong, Australia
07 Dec 2018
End of advertisement period
19 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time


  • Permanent/Continuing, full-time appointment

The Faculty of Business is committed to advancing business-related knowledge through ground-breaking research, innovative degree programs, inspirational teaching and industry collaboration to promote responsible leadership and sustainable business practice, and contribute to a stronger economy and a more just society.

The Discipline of Economics is one of six disciplines in the Faculty of Business and contributes to the aims of the Faculty through vibrant teaching activities in both undergraduate and postgraduate courses, research programs and productive research activity. The faculty’s Economic research focus is in the areas of health economics, labour economics, economics of education, applied microeconometrics, economics growth and small to medium enterprises. Teaching strengths are in undergraduate and postgraduate economics.

This position specialises in macroeconomics with a research concentration in applied macroeconometrics The successful candidate will demonstrate outstanding scholarly achievements and contribute to the continued advancement of teaching, governance and research within the faculty. This position will also make a sustained contribution to the School of Accounting, Economics and Finance through active leadership in the economics discipline and policy development at both school and faculty levels.  

You will be prompted to respond to the selection criteria as part of the online application process, based on the position description below. You will be able to save your application at any time and submit at a later date if required, you will only be able to do this before the closing date of the position.  

For further information about this position, please contact Professor Sandy Suardi on + 61 2 4221 5525 or via email
Please note that interviews for this position will not be held until early 2019. 

Note: Applications submitted via email will not be considered. All applications must be submitted online via the UOW job portal. For further information please contact

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Primary Location: Australia-New South Wales-Wollongong
Employee Status: Permanent/Continuing
Schedule: Full-time
Closing Date: 19/12/2018, 8:59:00 PM
Salary Details: Level D: $144,070 - $154,688 + 17% superannuation
Reference Number: 181470
HR Contact: Jess Morgan
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