Employment Opportunities

The Andrew Young School is ranked among the top 20 policy schools in the area of Policy Analysis. The school houses the Department of Economics and outstanding research centers in health policy, fiscal policy, experimental, and international studies, among others. The research centers generate opportunities for funded scholarly research.

Georgia State University, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an equal opportunity educational institution and an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the United States.

At time of offer, a background check is required.

 

J Labor and Demographic Economics
C1 Applied Econometrics
The Department of Economics invites applications for a tenure-track position at the new or senior Assistant Professor level to begin August 2016, with principal research and teaching interests in labor economics. Candidates who can also teach applied econometrics are encouraged to apply. Housed within the Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, Economics has a large, active faculty specializing in applied microeconomics research. We seek candidates trained in labor economics with a promising research program complementary to our existing core of applied micro researchers.

The Andrew Young School is ranked among the top 20 policy schools in Policy Analysis. The school houses four academic departments (including Economics) and outstanding research centers in fiscal policy and health policy, among others. All Georgia State faculty members have access to the nearby Atlanta Census Research Data Center.

Applicants should provide a CV, three letters of reference, an example of professional work, and evidence on teaching (if available). All applications must be submitted through the American Economic Association’s Job Openings for Economists website (https://www.aeaweb.org/joe/).

To receive full consideration, complete applications must be received by November 15, 2015. Candidates will be considered until the position is filled.

H Public Economics
The Department of Economics in the Andrew Young School of Policy Studies invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level to begin August 2016, with teaching and research interests in public economics. Candidates with research interests in all areas of public economics are encouraged to apply, although there is particular interest in candidates conducting research on the evaluation of public expenditure programs, as well as applied areas including tax policy, regional modeling, and fiscal decentralization in a developing country and/or domestic context. Applicants should have received a Ph.D. in Economics or a related field prior to employment.

The Andrew Young School is ranked among the top 20 policy schools in the area of Policy Analysis and has continued to add strength in a variety of fields. Applicants should provide a CV, three reference letters, and a writing sample. Applicants with several years of experience at the assistant professor rank are particularly encouraged to apply. Such candidates should provide a selection of their publications. All applications must be submitted through the American Economic Association’s Job Openings for Economists website (https://www.aeaweb.org/joe/ ). To receive full consideration, complete applications must be received by November 15, 2015. Candidates will be considered until the position is filled.

I1 Health
D Microeconomics
H Public Economics
Georgia State University, a recent recipient of a prestigious, five-year FDA Tobacco Center of Regulatory Science (TCORS) award, is seeking an outstanding economist to join its faculty as part of its Second Century Initiative (2CI). The 2CI a major program to expand the University’s strategic research areas and interdisciplinary strength. We invite applications for a tenured or tenure-track position, beginning in August 2016, for scholars working in health economics, behavioral economics, regulatory economics, or public economics and who have an interest in the regulatory aspects of public health issues. We have a preference for senior candidates (Associate or Full Professor), but will consider talented advanced Assistant Professors.

The Tobacco Product Regulatory Science 2CI cluster is composed of faculty from the Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, the School of Public Health and the College of Law. The cluster seeks to advance research in the emerging and rapidly evolving field of tobacco product control in ways that will ultimately make a difference in reducing the harm caused by the greatest preventable cause of death in our society. A successful candidate will also advance research in other public health issues that are subject to regulatory actions, such as food, beverages and alcohol. The successful candidate will be joined by a new faculty hire in the School of Public Health and a new faculty hire in the College of Law.

The Andrew Young School is ranked among the top 25 policy schools in the U.S. The school houses the university’s Department of Economics, with 33 tenure-track faculty and outstanding research centers in health policy, fiscal policy, experimental, and international studies, among others.

Applicants should send a CV and a cover letter describing their interests and qualifications. Applications must be submitted through the American Economic Association’s Job Openings for Economists website (https://www.aeaweb.org/joe). Complete applications received by 15 November 2015 will receive full consideration. Candidates will be considered until the position is filled. Those seeking additional information can contact Professor Thomas Mroz (tmroz@gsu.edu).