Jobs at Gatton

Assistant Professor of Economics

Department: Economics

Salary: Commensurate

Last Day to Apply: Dec 31

Position Details:

The Department of Economics seeks to fill a position at the rank of assistant professor. The department has six areas of specialization offered in our graduate program: Macroeconomics, International Economics, Public Economics, Labor Economics, Industrial Organization, and Health/Environmental Economics. While we welcome outstanding applicants from any of these fields, preference will be given to applicants with a focus in Public Economics, Industrial Organization or Health Economics. The successful candidate must show promise for exceptional scholarly accomplishment and teaching. The appointee will be an affiliate of the John H. Schnatter Institute for the Study of Free Enterprise.

For more information about the Economics department, please visit http://gatton.uky.edu/economics.

In order to be considered a candidate, you will need to complete the following two steps.

  1. Complete an Academic Profile within the University of Kentucky employment system and upload a CV and cover letter.
  2. Submit your job market materials to https://www.econjobmarket.org. Applicants will also need to arrange for three confidential letters of recommendation to be submitted through this site.

Applicants should endeavor to provide their materials prior to November 15, 2017 for consideration of interviews at the 2018 ASSA meetings in Philadelphia. However, consideration of applications will continue until the positions are filled.

For questions regarding the application process, please email shall1@uky.edu.

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Associate or Full Professor of Economics

Department: Economics

Salary: Commensurate

Last Day to Apply: Dec 31

Position Details:

The Department of Economics seeks to fill a position at the rank of associate or full professor. The department has six areas of specialization offered in our graduate program: Macroeconomics, International Economics, Public Economics, Labor Economics, Industrial Organization, and Health/Environmental Economics. While we welcome outstanding applicants from any of these fields, preference will be given to applicants with a focus in Public Economics, Industrial Organization or Health Economics. Preferred candidates include senior faculty with an appointment at the associate or full professor level (with tenure). The successful candidate must have a strong record of scholarly accomplishment and teaching. The appointee will be an affiliate of the John H. Schnatter Institute for the Study of Free Enterprise.

For more information about the Economics department, please visit http://gatton.uky.edu/economics.

In order to be considered a candidate, you will need to complete the following two steps.

  1. Complete an Academic Profile within the University of Kentucky employment system and upload a CV and cover letter.
  2. Submit your job market materials to https://www.econjobmarket.org. Applicants will also need to arrange for three confidential letters of recommendation to be submitted through this site.

Applicants should endeavor to provide their materials prior to November 15, 2017 for consideration of interviews at the 2018 ASSA meetings in Philadelphia. However, consideration of applications will continue until the positions are filled

For questions regarding the application process, please email shall1@uky.edu.

Pre-Employment Screenings

Please review UK's pre-employment screenings policies.

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Assistant Professor of Finance

Department: Finance and Quantitative Methods

Salary: Commensurate

Last Day to Apply: Dec 31

Position Details:

The University of Kentucky is currently seeking an Assistant Professor in the Department of Finance. Applications are invited from candidates with outstanding quantitative and communications skills and a demonstrated capacity for high-level research. Applicants should have an expectation of publishing in the JF, JFE, and/or RFS or comparable outlets. Support for this position will come from the newly established John H. Schnatter Institute for the Study of Free Enterprise, and the appointee will play a role in the growth and development of the Institute. Application review will begin in November 2017, and we will interview at the AFA meeting in Philadelphia in January 2018. The start date for the position is August 2018.

Department
The Finance Department at UK has a highly productive core of research-oriented faculty that have published extensively in top finance journals. The department has a vibrant PhD program and hosts an annual, boutique conference (For past programs see: http://www.uky.edu/financeconference). Salary and teaching load are competitive with leading public universities.

Location
UK is located in Lexington, which is in the heart of the beautiful Bluegrass Region. Lexington frequently ranks near the top of many ‘Best Cities’ lists, including Forbes, Kiplinger, and The Atlantic.

Applications must include the following: a letter of application (upload under cover letter), evidence of ongoing research (upload under Specific Request 1), and a curriculum vitae. Please provide the names and contact information for at least three references when prompted in the application. This information will be utilized to solicit recommendation letters from your references within the employment system.

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Associate or Full Professor of Finance

Department: Finance and Quantitative Methods

Salary: Commensurate

Last Day to Apply: Dec 31

Position Details:

The University of Kentucky is currently seeking candidates for an Associate or Full Professor in Finance. Applications are invited from candidates with outstanding quantitative and communications skills and a demonstrated capacity for high-level research. Applicants should have an expectation of publishing in the JF, JFE, and/or RFS or comparable outlets. An endowed chair is a possibility for an exceptionally qualified candidate. Application review will begin in November 2017, and we will interview at the AFA meeting in Philadelphia in January 2018. The start date for the position is August 2018.

Department
The Finance Department at UK has a highly productive core of research-oriented faculty that have published extensively in top finance journals. The department has a vibrant PhD program and hosts an annual, boutique conference (For past programs see: http://www.uky.edu/financeconference). Salary and teaching load are competitive with leading public universities.

Location
UK is located in Lexington, which is in the heart of the beautiful Bluegrass Region. Lexington frequently ranks near the top of many ‘Best Cities’ lists, including Forbes, Kiplinger, and The Atlantic.

Applications must include the following: a letter of application (upload under cover letter), evidence of ongoing research (upload under Specific Request 1), and a curriculum vitae.

Pre-Employment Screenings

Please review UK's pre-employment screenings policies.

Apply