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Job Opportunities

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Title: Assistant Professor
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Claremont, CA, USA
JEL Classification: D Behavioral Economics
Key Words: Behavioral Economist

The department of economics at Pomona College invites applications for a tenure-track position at the assistant professor level beginning AY 2014-15. We are searching for a behavioral economist. Secondary fields open. Ph.D. in hand or expected by August 2014.

Pomona College is a highly selective liberal arts college which attracts a diverse, national and international student body. Pomona is the founding member of the Claremont Colleges, whose campuses are contiguous and whose faculties include at least two other behavioral economists. The Pomona economics department has twelve full-time economists, and the other Claremont Colleges have 30 more. The teaching load is 2-2.

Candidates should apply through Academic Jobs Online (https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo). Applications should include: cover letter; curriculum vitae; job market paper; graduate transcript(s); statement of research trajectory; statement of teaching philosophy and experience; statement addressing demonstrated ability to mentor a diverse student body; and three letters of recommendation. To receive full consideration, complete applications should be received by December 2, 2013. We will be interviewing at the ASSA meetings.

Pomona College supports equal access to higher education and its ideal candidates will have experience working with students from diverse backgrounds and a demonstrated commitment to improving higher education for students from underrepresented groups.