The Business Economics and Public Policy Department of the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, is seeking applicants for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position at any level: Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor. This posting is for the Assistant Professor position. Information about the Business Economics and Public Policy Department at Wharton may be found at: https://bepp.wharton.upenn.edu.
The Department encompasses the applied microeconomics fields and participates in teaching undergraduate and MBA business economics. The Department also offers a PhD in Applied Economics. Excellence in research and teaching are the primary criteria for selection. Applicants must have a Ph.D. from an accredited institution (expected completion by June 30, 2021 is acceptable). The appointment is expected to begin July 1, 2020.
Applications, including cover letter, curriculum vitae, research and teaching statements, recent publications or working papers, and the job market paper should be submitted on-line beginning August 8, 2019. Applicants must also include contact information for three references who will be asked to submit letters of recommendation.
We encourage early submission of applications as they will be reviewed until our deadline of November 15, 2019. Department representatives will be interviewing prospective candidates at the January 3-5, 2020 ASSA meetings in San Diego, CA.
The University of Pennsylvania values diversity and seeks talented students, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds. The University of Pennsylvania is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Candidates are considered for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected class. Questions or concerns about this should be directed to the Executive Director of the Office of Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Programs, University of Pennsylvania, 421 Franklin Building, 3451 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104-6205; or (215) 898-6993 (Voice) or (215) 898-7803 (TDD).
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