The Department of Economics at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland seeks to fill two tenure-track positions for Fall 2019 at the Assistant Professor rank in Microeconometrics and Applied Microeconomics, preferably in the areas of inequality, health, and cities.
Johns Hopkins University is committed to active recruitment of a diverse faculty and student body.Â The University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities and encourages applications from these and other protected group members. Consistent with the University's goals of achieving excellent in all areas, we will assess the comprehensive qualifications of each applicant.
Candidates must show promise of outstanding scholarly achievement and either have the Ph.D. or expect to receive the Ph.D. within the first year of appointment. All appointees are expected to teach at the undergraduate and graduate levels and to engage in research. Applications should include a CV, three recommendation letters, and a job market paper.Â There should also be a covering letter with a statement of the applicant's current research interests and future research direction.Â
Johns Hopkins University remains committed to its founding principle, that education for all students should be grounded in exploration and discovery. Hopkins students are challenged not just to learn but also to advance learning itself. Critical thinking, problem solving, creativity, and entrepreneurship are all encouraged and nourished in this unique educational environment. After more than 130 years, Johns Hopkins remains a world leader in both teaching and research. Faculty members and their research colleagues at the university's Applied Physics Laboratory have each year since 1979 won Johns Hopkins more federal research and development funding than any other university. The university has nine academic divisions and campuses throughout the Baltimore-Washington area. The Krieger School of Arts and Sciences, the Whiting School of Engineering, the School of Education and the Carey Business School are based at the Homewood campus in northern Baltimore. The schools of Medicine, Public Health, and Nursing share a campus in east Baltimore with The Johns Hopkins Hospital. The Peabody Institute, a leading professional school of music, is located on Mount Vernon Place in downtown Bal...timore. The Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies is located in Washington's Dupont Circle area.