Assistant Professor in Capital Markets from a Historical Perspective

Vanderbilt University Department of Economics


The Department of Economics at Vanderbilt University invites applications for a tenure-track position in Capital Markets from a Historical Perspective at the Assistant Professor level. Vanderbilt stresses excellence in research and teaching in its doctoral, masters, and undergraduate programs. Preliminary interviews will be conducted via zoom in early January

Appointment at the Assistant Professor level requires a Ph.D. as of August 16, 2022. Faculty duties include the development of a distinguished and visible program of research,as well as teaching, in macroeconomic and/or financial aspects of economic history.

We will commence reviewing submissions on December 2, 2021, and will schedule interviews in the weeks thereafter.  

Vanderbilt University has a strong institutional commitment to recruiting and retaining an
academically and culturally diverse community of faculty. Minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and members of other underrepresented groups, in particular, are encouraged to apply. Vanderbilt is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

Application Instructions

Submissions should include CV, job market paper, statement of research and teaching interests, a diversity statement, and evidence of teaching effectiveness; you will also need to designate three references at the time of your application.