Employment at the Economics Department

The Economics Department has a selection of academic employment opportunities throughout the year.

Senate Positions

We are currently recruiting for three senate faculty positions described below. Applications must be submitted online through the UCSC Recruit System. Links to the application sites and details are described within the full job description for each search. Please return later in the summer as we will be posting one additional recruitment. Thank you.

JPF00454-18:  Associate or Full Professor (with tenure) in Public Policy
Applications are invited for an Associate or Full Professor (tenured) position in public policy. Applicants should have an established track record of research and teaching experience in public policy relevant areas of microeconomics.

The closing date has been revised. The next review of applications will begin on September 8, 2017. The full position description may be found at   https://recruit.ucsc.edu/apply/JPF00454  


JPF00466-18:  Assistant Professor (tenure-track) in International Trade/Applied Microeconomics
Applications are invited for an Assistant Professor (tenure-track) position in international trade and applied microeconomics. The emphasis is in international trade and applied microeconomics with possible overlap with development, labor, immigration, industrial organization, and other fields in applied microeconomics.  

Review of applications will begin on November 27, 2017. To ensure full consideration, applications should be complete by this date. A full description may be found at: https://recruit.ucsc.edu/apply/JPF00466  


JPF00467-18:  Assistant Professor (tenure-track) in Macroeconomics
Applications are invited for an Assistant Professor (tenure-track) position in macroeconomics. Applicants should be able to contribute to departmental research strengths in macroeconomics, open economy macro, international finance, and monetary economics. We have a preference for candidates with expertise in any area of applied research within the field of macroeconomics.

Review of applications will begin on November 27, 2017. To ensure full consideration, applications should be complete by this date. The full description may be found at: https://recruit.ucsc.edu/apply/JPF00467  


JPF00470-18:  Associate or Full Professor (with tenure) in Macroeconomics/International Finance
Applications are invited for an Associate or Full Professor (tenured) position in macroeconomics and international finance. Applicants should have an established track record of research and teaching experience in macroeconomics and international finance.

Review of applications will begin on November 30, 2017. To ensure full consideration, applications should be complete by this date. A full description may be found at: https://recruit.ucsc.edu/apply/JPF00470  


Lecturers

We host two ongoing pools for qualified lecturers to fulfill shifting curricular needs of the department. Lecturer positions are excellent opportunities for part-time teaching. Applications must be submitted online through the UCSC Recruit system. Links to the application site and details are described in the full job descriptions.

JPF00156:
Lecturer in Economics, Business or Accounting
http://apo.ucsc.edu/academic_employment/jobs/JPF00156-15P.pdf

JPF00160:  Lecturer for Disciplinary Communication Courses
http://apo.ucsc.edu/academic_employment/jobs/JPF00160-15P.pdf



Non-Senate Positions

Recruitments for other non-senate academic positions in the Economics Department are announced as the need arises. Please check back for updates.



Administrative Staff

We are currently recruiting for one position, classified as a the career specialist. Applications submitted and completed by  November 15, 2017 are ensured review and full consideration

Job # 1707561:  Economics Field Study and M.S. Job Outreach & Placement Coordinator
https://jobs.ucsc.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=70300



Readers
The Economics Department has a few reader opportunities across the academic quarters. Readers are hourly positions whose function is to grade homework, quizzes and/or exams. We regularly hire undergraduate students as readers to support Econ 197: Economic Rhetoric in each academic quarter, a graduate or advanced undergraduate reader to support Econ 186: Math Methods for Masters Students in fall and a graduate student to support Econ 210B Math Methods for Economics Analysis.  General qualifications for reader positions include a sound understanding of the subject matter often demonstrated by "A" grade level work in the course, good academic standing; a commitment to  punctual and reliable behavior; the ability to meet deadlines and maintain confidentiality.  For information about upcoming reader positions, please contact Department Assistant Leigh Faulk.




Teaching Assistants
Teaching assistant (TA) positions are available each academic quarter for graduate students in good academic standing to support economics curriculum. TA positions are excellent employment opportunities for graduate students interested in a teaching career and mastering the subject of the course. TA duties vary based on the needs of the course and faculty supervisor, but generally include leading sections, grading homework, quizzes and exams, holding office hours and proctoring exams.  We normally do not have additional TA positions for non-economics students. Please contact Graduate Program Coordinator Sandra Reebie for more information.undefinedundefinedundefined