Invitation for application for faculty positions in Economics
Location: Azim Premji University, Bangalore
Azim Premji University was established in 2010 by the Azim Premji Foundation.
The Foundation works extensively with the public school systems in many states in India,
with a clear purpose - to contribute to a just, equitable, humane and sustainable society.
The University supports Education and related fields of human development through its programmes
of study. The University offers a liberal undergraduate degree in the Sciences, Economics and Humanities and post-graduate degrees in the fields of
Education, Development, Public Policy, Economics, and Law & Development.
We have open positions with possibilities to teach in the Bachelors and Masters programmes.
We encourage applicants from all fields, but we are particularly interested in the following:
a) Environmental Economics, Economics of Education, and Macro and Micro Theory
b) Candidates whose work focuses on the Indian context are of particular appeal
The faculty at the University engages with a broad range of paradigms in their teaching and
research, and welcomes applicants working in diverse theoretical traditions within Economics.
We seek candidates with a strong commitment to
teaching and research and a willingness to contribute to a general liberal arts curriculum.
Interested candidates should submit
- Recent CV
- Statements of teaching and research interests
- Two samples of recent academic work
- 2-3 letters of recommendation (to be sent directly by the referees) and
- A covering letter providing an indication of interest in Azim Premji University's unique mission
Application deadline: 31/01/2021
Please ask for letters of reference to be sent directly to [email protected]
Email materials to [email protected]
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