CUNY Associate or Full Professor (Tenure Track or Tenured) - Ph.D. Program in Economics in New York, New York


Performs teaching, research and guidance duties in area(s) of expertise. Shares responsibility for committee and department assignments including administrative, supervisory, and other functions.

The Graduate Center (GC) is the principal doctorate-granting institution of the City University of New York (CUNY). Offering more than thirty doctoral degrees from Anthropology to Urban Education, and fostering globally significant research in a wide variety of centers and institutes, the GC provides academic training in the humanities, sciences, and social sciences. The Graduate Center is also integral to the intellectual and cultural vitality of New York City. Through its extensive public programs, The Graduate Center hosts a wide range of events - lectures, conferences, book discussions, art exhibits, concerts, and dance and theater that enrich and inform.

The Ph.D. Program in Economics at GC seeks a macroeconomist at the Associate or Full Professor level. To find more about the Program, visit The Associate or Full Professor will report to the Executive Officer of the Program. This is a tenure track position. There is a possibility for the position to be in the title of Distinguished Professor depending on the candidate's experience and qualifications.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Produce scholarly research of the highest quality;

  • Seek external research funding;

  • Teach graduate level courses;

  • Supervise Ph.D. dissertations;

  • Contribute to curriculum development and program administration as needed;

  • Perform other duties as directed by the Executive Officer.


Ph.D. degree in area(s) of experience or equivalent. Also required are the ability to teach successfully, demonstrated scholarship or achievement, and ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institution.


A preferred candidate should have:

  • Strong research record.

  • Successful experience with teaching at the graduate level.

  • Ability to supervise Ph.D. dissertations.


CUNY offers faculty a competitive compensation and benefits package covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and savings programs. We also provide mentoring and support for research, scholarship, and publication as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional development.


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Open until filled with review of applications to begin on October 30, 2017


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Location: Graduate Center

Job Title: Associate or Full Professor (Tenure Track or Tenured) - Ph.D. Program in Economics

Job ID: 17490

Regular/Temporary: Regular