Professor of Economics

University of Chicago Booth School of Business


The Booth School of Business at the University of Chicago is seeking to appoint outstanding scholars to tenured positions in Economics with a focus in macroeconomics, beginning in the 2021-22 academic year.


Applications are invited from individuals who have earned a PhD (or equivalent) in economics and have experience on the tenure-track faculty at a major research university.

Members of our faculty are expected to conduct original research of exceptionally high quality, to teach effectively, and to participate in and contribute to the academic environment at the University.

Application Instructions

Each candidate should submit a curriculum vitae, course evaluations from prior teaching, at least two samples of written work, a research statement, and the names of five scholars willing to evaluate the candidate’s ability, research, and teaching.

We will start formally reviewing applications on May 4, 2020 and strongly encourage you to complete your application by then.  We will continue to accept applications until June 30, 2020.

The University of Chicago is using Interfolio's Faculty Search to conduct this search. Applicants to this position receive a free Dossier account and can send all application materials, including confidential letters of recommendation, free of charge.

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