Associate or Full Professor of Economics

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The Department of Economics seeks to fill three positions at a variety of ranks. The department has six areas of specialization offered in our graduate program: Macroeconomics, International Economics, Public Economics, Labor Economics, Industrial Organization, and Health/Environmental Economics. While we welcome outstanding applicants from any of these fields, preference will be given to applicants with a focus in Public Economics, Industrial Organization or Health Economics. We seek senior faculty with an appointment at the associate or full professor level (with tenure), as well as faculty at the assistant professor (tenure track) rank. The successful senior candidate must have a strong record of scholarly accomplishment and teaching. The appointee will be an affiliate of the John H. Schnatter Institute for the Study of Free Enterprise.

Consideration of applications and interviews will occur beginning in August of 2017 and continue until the positions are filled.

Click here for more information about the Economics department or contact Professor Christopher Bollinger,
Click here for information about the Schnatter Institute or contact Professor Aaron Yelowitz,

The University of Kentucky is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, and persons with disability as well as veterans are encouraged to apply. 

Application Instructions:

Applicants for an associate or full professor positon should submit materials (CV, cover letter) by searching for Job Requisition Number: FE01118 at As well, candidates for both positions need to submit materials (CV, cover letter) at

For questions regarding the application process, please email