University of Utah Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/Professor in Salt Lake City, Utah

Position Information

Proposed Faculty Rank Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/Professor

Department 00042 - Finance Department


Track Tenure Track

New Position to Begin 7/1/2018


The David Eccles School of Business at the University of Utah announces two tenure-track positions in the fields of microeconomics, applied microeconomics and/or applied economics. The appointments are in the Department of Finance at the Assistant, Associate, or Professor level, beginning in the 2018-2019 academic year, pending funding and University approval. Rank will be considered subject to qualifications. Applicants should possess a doctorate or be close to completion. Salaries, research support, and teaching loads are competitive with top business schools and fringe benefits are excellent. Successful applicants will conduct high quality research, will teach classes in their areas of expertise, and will be involved in service to the community, the University, the Eccles School, and the Department.

Representatives of the Eccles School will attend the 2018 meetings of the American Economic Association.

Applications will be accepted until December 1, 2017 or until the positions are filled.

EEO/Diversity Information

The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate based upon race, national origin, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, status as a person with a disability, genetic information, or Protected Veteran status. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities. To inquire about the University’s nondiscrimination or affirmative action policies or to request disability accommodation, please contact: Director, Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Circle, Rm 135, (801) 581-8365.

The University of Utah values candidates who have experience working in settings with students from diverse backgrounds, and possess a strong commitment to improving access to higher education for historically underrepresented students.


The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”). To be eligible for retirement contributions, you must be hired into a benefit-eligible position. Employees with priorURSservice may elect to enroll in theURSwithin 30 days of hire. Regardless of whether they are hired into a benefit-eligible position or not, individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits fromURSmust notify the Benefits Department upon hire. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801)366-7770 or (800)695-4877 or the University’s Benefits Department at (801)581-7447 for information. This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen.

Special Instructions for Candidates

Special Instructions for Candidates when applying.

Assistant Professor applicants should upload a cover letter, CV, working/published papers, teaching and research statements, teaching evaluations, and include contact information for three letters of reference to be sent on their behalf.

Associate Professor and Professor applicants should upload a cover letter, CV, working/published papers, teaching and research statements, and teaching evaluations.

Open Date 09/25/2017

Close Date

Open Until Filled Yes

Requisition Number PRN00170CF

Type Faculty