The Department of Economics in the Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences at the University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA) invites outstanding candidates to fill two full-time tenure-track faculty/Assistant Professor positions with an anticipated start date of Fall 2021. Priority will be given to candidates in Economic History, Labor Economics, and Political Economy.Â A doctoral degree in Economics is required at time of appointment. Â Tenure-track candidates are expected to publish in leading economic journals and to be effective teachers.
Interested candidates should submit:
1. Cover letter;
2. Curriculum Vitae;
3. Job market paper;
4. Research statement;
5. Statement describing efforts to encourage equity, diversity, and inclusion; and
6. Three names of individuals who will be contacted by USC for a letter of reference.
In order to be considered for this position, all candidates must apply via the "Apply" link at the top or bottom of this page. Â Applications are due by December 1, 2020 to ensure consideration by the hiring committee.
USC is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law or USC policy. USC will consider for employment all qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring ordinance.
USC is the leading private research university in Los Angeles—a global center for arts, technology and international business. With more than 47,500 students, we are located primarily in Los Angeles but also in various US and global satellite locations. As the largest private employer in Los Angeles, responsible for $8 billion annually in economic activity in the region, we offer the opportunity to work in a dynamic and diverse environment, in careers that span a broad spectrum of talents and skills across a variety of academic and professional schools and administrative units. As a USC employee and member of the Trojan Family—the faculty, staff, students, and alumni who make USC a great place to work—you will enjoy excellent benefits, including a variety of well-being programs designed to help individuals achieve work-life balance.