Department of Economics

Faculty Positions

Available Faculty Positions 

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Brown University, Department of Economics
Tenure Track Position
Assistant Professor
Political Economy

The Department of Economics seeks to recruit an Assistant Professor of Economics (tenure-track) beginning July 1, 2023. Candidates in political economy, with a preference for those who engage on these issues broadly in an international context, including in the developing world, will be considered. Expertise on the roles of institutions, history, culture, and their interplay in shaping economic outcomes across the globe is welcome.

Candidates should have a Ph.D. in hand or firmly expected by August 2023, be engaged in a research program with the potential to influence their field, and demonstrate the potential for excellence in undergraduate and graduate teaching and advising.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and copies of or links to important publications and/or working papers and must arrange for three letters of recommendation to be submitted online at http://www.econjobmarket.org. Applicants should state in their cover letter how, through their research approaches, teaching methodology and/or public engagement, they are prepared to advance Brown’s strong commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Applications for Assistant Professor must be received by November 15, 2022 to be guaranteed full consideration, but will be accepted until the position is filled.

Brown University is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive academic global community; as an EEO/AA employer, Brown considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, race, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.

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Brown University, Department of Economics
Tenure Position
Professor, Associate Professor
Political Economy

The Economics Department at Brown University is searching for tenured faculty at the Associate or Full Professor level, with the position beginning July 1, 2023. Candidates in political economy, with a preference for those who engage on these issues broadly in an international context, including in the developing world, will be considered. Expertise on the roles of institutions, history, culture, and their interplay in shaping economic outcomes across the globe is welcome. 

Candidates should have demonstrated a significant influence on the profession by their research and publications and a commitment to teaching excellence at both the graduate and undergraduate levels. An application will include a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, and copies of or links to important publications or working papers. All candidates must apply online at https://econjobmarket.org/positions/. Applicants should state in their cover letter how, through their research approaches, teaching methodology and/or public engagement, they are prepared to advance Brown’s strong commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. 

Applications must be received by September 15, 2022 to be guaranteed full consideration but will be accepted until the position is filled or the search is closed. 

Brown University is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive academic global community; as an EEO/AA employer, Brown considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, race, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.

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Brown University, Department of Economics
Tenure Track Position
Assistant Professor
Macroeconomics or Applied Microeconomics

The Department of Economics seeks to recruit an Assistant Professor of Economics (tenure-track) whose research interests focus on macroeconomics or applied microeconomics (including development, public, IO, urban, environmental, labor, and applied econometrics), beginning July 1, 2023.

Candidates should have a Ph.D. in hand or firmly expected by August 2023, be engaged in a research program with the potential to influence their field, and demonstrate the potential for excellence in undergraduate and graduate teaching and advising.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and copies of or links to important publications and/or working papers and must arrange for three letters of recommendation to be submitted online at https://econjobmarket.org/positions/. Applicants should state in their cover letter how, through their research approaches, teaching methodology and/or public engagement, they are prepared to advance Brown’s strong commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Applications for Assistant Professor must be received by November 15, 2022 to be guaranteed full consideration, but will be accepted until the position is filled.

Brown University is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive academic global community; as an EEO/AA employer, Brown considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, race, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.