Associate Professor (Economics) – University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg

The School of Economics and Finance (SEF) is one of six schools in the Faculty of Commerce, Law, and Management at the University of the Witwatersrand. The school offers an active research environment and unrivalled access to industry and international bodies, as a result of being in the country’s industrial heartland. It delivers both undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in Economics, and Finance. For further information, please visit our website at
SEF invites applications for the above positions with a research focus or foci on one or more of: Macroeconomics and/or Energy/Environment/Resource Economics.

Brief Description
Applicants are required to have a PhD degree in Economics, a well-developed research and publication record, and experience of teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Previous leadership roles in an academic environment and experience with fund raising for research will be an added advantage.
The successful applicant will be expected to: • Actively participate in research • Teach both undergraduate and postgraduate courses • Participate actively in the running of the school

Detailed Description
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How To Apply
To apply:
Please apply via i-Recruitment:
Please include the following:
• A covering letter clearly indicating which post you are applying for.
• A detailed CV with names, addresses, contact numbers and e-mail addresses of 3 referees.
• Certified copies of qualifications and South African ID or passport if not South African.
• Any enquiries can be addressed to:
Closing date: 31 August 2022