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The Economics Department at Barnard College, an affiliate of Columbia University, invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position beginning in Fall 2018 in the fields of Macroeconomics and History of Economic Thought/Methodology. Responsibilities include teaching, active research and faculty service.

JEL Classifications
B — History of Economic Thought, Methodology, and Heterodox Approaches
E — Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics

Barnard College is an independent liberal arts college for women affiliated with Columbia University. We seek highly qualified candidates who will thrive in our unique academic environment, where both teaching and scholarship are important for appointment and tenure, in a department that promotes a broad conception of economic science and its relation to other disciplines. We value the ability to contribute to the College’s interdisciplinary programs, such as Human Rights, Urban Studies, or Women’s Studies.

Please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, job market paper, evidence of teaching excellence and the contact information for three letters of reference to: http://careers.barnard.edu/postings/3133 .

Completed applications received by November 26, 2017, will be assured full consideration. Must have Ph.D. in economics or related discipline by start date. 

Barnard College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Barnard does not discriminate due to race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender and/or gender identity or expression, marital or parental status, national origin, ethnicity, citizenship status, veteran or military status, age, disability, or any other legally protected basis, and to the extent permitted by law. We encourage qualified candidates of diverse ethnic and racial backgrounds to apply for vacant positions at all levels

The Barnard-Columbia Relationship in Economics 

For more information, email: roconnor@barnard.edu
For more information, phone: 212-854-3454