Professor in Economics

Bristol , City of Bristol (GB)
Competitive Salary Plus Benefits
03 Apr 2019
End of advertisement period
06 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Professor in Economics

Job number     ACAD103894
Division/School    Faculty of Social Sciences and Law
Contract type   Open Ended
Working pattern    Full time
Salary    Competitive Salary Plus Benefits
Closing date for applications    06-May-2019

The University of Bristol is seeking a Professor in Economics to provide academic leadership in research and teaching.

The successful candidate will have an excellent track record of publishing in top academic journals, and of teaching at the highest standards at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. They will be able demonstrate academic leadership through intellectual contributions to their field and/or through experience of building research groups or undertaking major administrative roles. 

As a leading research-intensive institution, the University of Bristol is determined to attract individuals of the highest calibre to this position and is prepared to offer a competitive salary. Economics at Bristol has an international reputation for excellence in research and teaching. In the most recent UK-wide Research Excellence Framework, the Department was ranked sixth for the quality of research. 

The closing date for applications is 11.59pm UK time on Monday 6th May 2019. Interviews are expected to be held towards the end of May 2019. The start date is flexible. 

For informal enquiries, please contact Professor Sarah Smith (  

We appreciate and value difference, seeking to attract, develop and retain a diverse mix of talented people that will contribute to the overall success of Bristol and help maintain our position as one of the world’s leading universities.