Faculty Positions in Economics

We invite applications for faculty positions for our undergraduate programme to join the Economics group at the University.

Azim Premji University, Bhopal, started operations in August 2023, offering postgraduate and undergraduate programmes. The first phase of campus construction is complete and the overall 50-acre campus with state-of-the-art academic and residential facilities will be ready over the next few years. We expect to grow to about 4000 students and 500 members over the next few years.

We are expanding our programme offerings and are inviting applications for full time faculty positions. We will offer faculty an enriching and fulfilling institution building experience encompassing inter disciplinary programme design, development, and research opportunities, setting up and implementation of key institutional processes, culture building and participation in various institutional bodies. 

We encourage candidates from all fields, however, we are particularly interested in candidates with expertise and interest in –

  • Microeconomic Theory
  • Macroeconomics
  • Econometric Theory
  • Development Economics
  • Expertise and experience in at least one of the thematic areas listed above
  • Advanced degree in a relevant field
  • Strong commitment to teaching a diverse classroom
  • An active research agenda and a willingness to contribute to a general liberal arts curriculum

Please email the following documents to <facultypositions@​apu.​edu.​in> with the subject line: Application for Faculty Position in Economics — Bhopal ”:

  • A short personal statement that describes your background and interest in the University
  • Teaching Statement and Research Statement
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Two sample papers
  • Two to three letters of recommendation (optional)
  • Completed Information Summary sheet