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Tenure-Track Assistant Professor - Economics

King's University College at Western University

Tenure-Track Assistant Professor - Economics

King’s University College at Western University (King’s), a Catholic Liberal Arts College situated on the traditional territories of the Anishnaabek, Haudenosaunee, Lūnaapéewak, and Chonnonton peoples, invites applications for a tenure-track Appointment in Economics at the rank of assistant professor, effective July 1, 2023, subject to budgetary approval.

We are seeking candidates who will complement our existing strengths in applied microeconomics. We especially encourage those with expertise in microeconomics, international trade, industrial organization, health economics, environmental economics to apply; however, serious consideration will be given to exceptional candidates in other fields. Candidates should have a Ph.D. in Economics or be near completion. Candidates should provide evidence of strong research and publishing ability in Economics or provide evidence of their potential for excellence in both research and teaching.

About the economics and finance program at King’s: The economics and finance department offers a range of honours, specializations, and majors in the areas of economics and finance in in the School of Management, Economics, and Mathematics at King’s. The economics and finance area includes seven full-time faculty who are dedicated teacher-scholars and who work collaboratively on research projects and program development. The economics and finance program is robust and well-established. In addition, students enjoy the smaller class sizes, easy access to engaged faculty, and the intimate campus feel offered at King’s combined with a Western University degree and the full range of resources available to Western students. Applicants can find out more about the King’s campus here:

Applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, the names and contact details of three academics willing to write a letter of reference, a research statement, a teaching portfolio (including teaching evaluations) and all relevant publications, in a single PDF file to The letter of application should be addressed to Dr. Jennifer Jeffrey Director, School of Management, Economics, and Mathematics. All material should be sent electronically to the above address; applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Review of applications will begin December 10, 2022, and continue until the position is filled. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted by telephone to arrange an interview.

Tags: international trade and industrial organization; health economics; environmental economics

All employees and students of King’s University College are required to provide proof of being fully vaccinated or have an approved exemption. To read more information regarding the vaccines and exemptions, please visit King’s COVID-19 Vaccination Policy.
King’s University College is a Catholic Liberal Arts College committed to advancing the Catholic intellectual tradition. King’s welcomes faculty, staff and students from all faiths and backgrounds. King’s University College is committed to Employment Equity and welcomes applications from qualified individuals, including persons of all genders and sexual orientations, persons with disabilities, Indigenous persons, and racialized people.

King’s University College is committed to recognizing the dignity and independence of all and seeks to ensure that persons with disabilities have genuine, open and unhindered access to the College’s employment opportunities. If you require an accommodation during the recruitment process, please contact Human Resources at or 519-433-3491 for assistance.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.