The Department of Economics in the Terry College of Business at The
University of Georgia seeks qualified applicants for a tenure track
position at the assistant professor level, with an anticipated
employment start date of August 1, 2023.
Special Instructions to Applicants
Review of applications will begin December 3, 2022. Interested
candidates should upload a cover letter, full vitae, and research
paper. Applications submitted in other ways will not be considered.
Three letters of recommendation should be sent to email@example.com.
Review of applications will continue until the position has been
filled. Questions can be directed to the search committee chair,
Brant Callaway (firstname.lastname@example.org).
About the University of Georgia
Since our founding in 1785, the University of Georgia has operated
as Georgia’s oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified
institution of higher education ( https://www.uga.edu/
). The proof
is in our more than 235 years of academic and professional
achievements and our continual commitment to higher education. UGA
is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S.
News & World Report. The University’s main campus is located in
Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended
campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA employs
approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than
7,700 full-time staff. The University’s enrollment exceeds 40,000
students including over 30,000 undergraduates and over 10,000
graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 18
schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta
University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in
About the College/Unit/Department
The Terry College is the state’s flagship business school, with
undergraduate, and graduate programs consistently ranked among the
top 20 public universities. The Terry College recently moved into
brand new, state-of-the-art facilities. To learn more about the
College, Department, and specific programs, please visit
Georgia is generally regarded as one of the best college towns in
the United States. It is nicknamed “The Classic City” because of
its architecture and vibrant music, art, and food scene. Athens is
located about 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with affordable real
estate prices and a low cost of living.
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The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative
Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, color,
religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic
information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or
protected veteran status. Persons needing accommodations or
assistance with the accessibility of materials related to this
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Academic (9 mo.)
Candidates must hold a Ph.D. in economics or a related discipline,
from an AACSB accredited institution orinternational equivalent, at
the time of appointment.
For information regarding the requirements for each faculty rank,
please see the University of Georgia Guidelines for Appointment,
Promotion & Tenure at
A research record commensurate with rank is required for all
candidates. Additional information about Promotion & Tenure
guidelines for the Terry College of Business can be found at
Relevant/Preferred Education, Experience, Licensure, and/or
Preferred Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or
For appointment at the assistant professor rank, candidates should
show promise of moving toward excellence in teaching.
We have a strong preference for candidates with an interest in
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Does this position have operation, access, or control of
Does this position require a P-Card?
Is having a P-Card an essential function of this
Is driving a responsibility of this position?
Does this position have direct interaction or care of children
under the age of 18 or direct patient care?
Does this position have Security Access (e.g., public safety, IT
security, personnel records, patient records, or access to
chemicals and medications)
Credit and P-Card policy
Be advised a credit check will be required for all positions with
financial responsibilities. For additional information about the
credit check criteria, visit the
UGA Credit Background Check
Posting Specific Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
- Cover Letter
- Research Portfolio/Philosophy
- List of References with Contact Information