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Assistant Professor or Associate Professor with Tenure level- Duke University

Duke University’s Sanford School of Public Policy (sanford.duke.edu) seeks applicants for a tenure-line appointment at rank appropriate to seniority.  The successful candidate will be expected to teach and conduct research relevant to energy policy, and help develop the University’s Energy Initiative (energy.duke.edu).    

Candidates must have a Ph.D. in economics, public policy, political science, or a related field.  Applications received by November 25, 2016 will be guaranteed full consideration. 

The Sanford School includes a full-time faculty of 69, and offers an undergraduate major, two masters programs, a PhD, and a joint PhD in environmental policy. The School houses several interdisciplinary research centers, including the Duke Center for International Development, and offers degree-related programs and opportunities in Washington, China, Scotland, India, London and Geneva. The Duke University Energy Initiative is a university-wide interdisciplinary collaboration that addresses pressing energy challenges related to the economy, the environment, and security.  The Initiative cuts across business, science and engineering, environment, law, and policy to educate tomorrow’s energy leaders, create new options through research, and improve energy decisions by engaging decision makers in business and government.

All candidates should submit a letter of application, CV, and recent writing sample to Professor Billy Pizer, Energy Policy Search Committee Chair, via the following website: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/(insert job#).  Candidates at the Assistant Professor level should include 3 letters of recommendation; candidates at the Associate Professor with Tenure level should include 3 references.

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