Durham University, one of the world’s top universities, boasting a welcoming and vibrant international community, is an exceptional place to base one’s academic career. The Department of Economics is currently looking to further enhance its capabilities seeking to appoint an Assistant/Associate Professor on a full-time or part-time contract. We seek to elevate our research activity and the environment through the support and delivery of influential research publications at leading journals, together with research capacity enhancement through research income generation.
The salary is competitive and will be commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications.
The Department of Economics is part of the triple-accredited Business School. We expect candidates to have a proven potential to publish in the top five journals in Economics and to have the ability to teach our students to an exceptional standard, and willingness to engage in the citizenship services for the department, the university, and the profession. We are extremely interested in hiring colleagues whose work will have impact on wider society and who engage in research grant capture. We support our academic colleagues in publishing research in world-class journals, with a focus on quality rather than quantity. Our support for research includes including resources conference travel, seed corn funding of research activity, a generous research leave policy, and a designated mentor.
More details about our research, teaching, and business connections can be found on our website; https://www.durham.ac.uk/business/about/departments/economics/.