Professor of Economics

Expiring today

Loughborough, Leicestershire
21 Sep 2016
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21 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

The School of Business & Economics at Loughborough University is a leading international player in research and teaching across business,
management, finance and economics. Consistently rated as one of the UK’s top-ten universities for business and management in national league
tables, Loughborough is also one of an international elite group of institutions to have EQUIS accreditation for its Business and Management
activities, an AMBA-accredited MBA, along with AACSB accreditation. The School is a vibrant, challenging and highly respected institution, which
operates at the cutting edge of academic research.

Professor of Economics
We seek to appoint a Professor of Economics to join the Economics discipline group. We particularly welcome applications from those with strong
research capabilities in Applied Econometrics that complement both the Economics discipline group’s existing research capabilities, as well as
those of the School of Business and Economics’ newly established Centre for Productivity and Performance (details at:
departments/sbe/disciplinegroups/economics/). Applications are expected to have a strong publication portfolio at an internationally recognised level.
Furthermore, applicants should either have experience of or the potential to offer research leadership in the area of applied econometrics. From
a teaching perspective, the successful applicant must be able to teach to the highest standards and at all levels.
Informal enquiries should be directed to: Professor David Saal, Head of Economics, email:

The appointment will be on a full time, open-ended contract, commencing as soon as possible after interview. Competitive salaries will be
offered within the Professorial scale. The minimum salary on this scale is £57,674. The starting salaries will be commensurate with experience
and qualifications.
Appointments will be subject to the University’s normal Terms and Conditions of Employment for Academic and Related staff, details of which
can be found at:
Curriculum Vitae will only be accepted if accompanied by a completed University application form.
Closing date: 30th October 2016