Academic Employment Opportunities

Position Information
Position Rank: Full Time Professorial Stream - Assistant Professor
Discipline/Field: Econometrics
Home Faculty: Liberal Arts & Professional Studies
Home Department/Area/Division: Economics
Affiliation/Union: YUFA
Position Start Date: July 1, 2020
 

The Department of Economics, Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies, invites applications for a professorial stream tenure-track appointment in Econometrics at the rank of Assistant Professor, to commence July 1, 2020. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. All York University positions are subject to budgetary approval.

A PhD (or a PhD near completion) in Economics is required. We are particularly interested in candidates specializing in theoretical econometrics. Candidates must show excellence or promise of excellence in teaching, scholarly research and publication and service, and must be suitable for prompt appointment to the Faculty of Graduate Studies. The position will involve graduate teaching and supervision, as well as undergraduate teaching. Pedagogical innovation in high priority areas such as experiential education and technology enhanced learning is preferred.

York University has a policy on Accommodation in Employment for Persons with Disabilities and is committed to working towards a barrier-free workplace and to expanding the accessibility of the workplace to persons with disabilities. Candidates who require accommodation during the selection process are invited to contact Professor Kin Chung Lo, Chair of the Department of Economics at kclo@yorku.ca.

York University is an Affirmative Action (AA) employer and strongly values diversity, including gender and sexual diversity, within its community. The AA Program, which applies to women, members of visible minorities (racialized groups), Aboriginal (Indigenous) people and persons with disabilities, can be found at http://acadjobs.info.yorku.ca/ or by calling the AA line at 416-736-5713. Applicants wishing to self-identify as part of York University’s Affirmative Action program can do so by downloading, completing and submitting the form found at: http://acadjobs.info.yorku.ca/affirmative-action/self-identification-form/. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens, permanent residents and Indigenous peoples in Canada will be given priority. No application will be considered without a completed mandatory Work Status Declaration form which can be found at http://acadjobs.info.yorku.ca/affirmative-action/work-authorization-form .

The deadline for receipt of completed applications is November 30, 2019. Applications are to be submitted online through EconJobMarket.org. In their application package, applicants should submit a signed letter of application (cover letter) outlining their professional experience and research interests, an up-to-date curriculum vitae, a sample of their scholarly writing (maximum 50 pp.), and a teaching dossier. Additionally, applicants should arrange for three signed confidential letters of recommendation to be uploaded through EconJobMarket.org.

 

Posting End Date: November 30, 2019