Professor/Associate Professor of Economics

Melbourne, Australia
15 Aug 2017
End of advertisement period
30 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

SALARY RANGE: An attractive remuneration package to be negotiated + 17% super

EMPLOYMENT TYPE: Full-time and continuing

LOCATION OF POSITION: Melbourne Burwood Campus


Deakin Business School and the Department of Economics are seeking to recruit senior academics to join a team of established researchers.

Candidates will have:

  • A relevant PhD
  • A track record of publications in quality academic journals
  • A proven track record of teaching excellence of undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral students

The appointee will be expected to:

  • Contribute to the School’s teaching programs at undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and supervision at doctoral level.
  • Undertake and publish high-quality research in journals of national and international reputation.
  • Actively contribute to the development of the School’s research agenda


  • PhD in a relevant discipline.
  • Experience in undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and supervision at honours and/or doctoral levels.
  • A research profile underpinned by a publications record in high quality journals.
  • Evidence of success in obtaining competitive external research funding.

For a full list of the selection criteria please see the position description

CONTACT FOR FURTHER INFORMATION: Professor Pasquale Sgro, Head, Department of Economics, telephone +61 3 9244 5245,

CLOSING DATE: Sunday 30 November 2017

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