Job Information

University of Utah Assistant/Associate/Professor in Quantitative Analysis of Markets and Organizations (QAMO) in Salt Lake City, Utah

Position Information

Proposed Faculty Rank Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/Professor

Department 02432 - Quantitative Analysis Mkt&Org

City Salt Lake City, UT

Track Tenure Track

New Position to Begin July 1, 2024


Quantitative Analysis of Markets and Organizations ( QAMO ) is an academic unit within the University of Utah’s David Eccles School of Business. We are economists with common interests in the application of economics to business decision-making.

We seek to hire one or more outstanding economists to tenure-track positions for the 2024-25 academic year. We are open to hiring at the Associate and Professor Levels, with rank subject to qualifications. We may also be interested in hiring an outstanding candidate at the Assistant Professor level. Applicants should possess a doctorate or be near completion.

Successful candidates will conduct high-quality scholarship that complements our growing research community. The Eccles School is a world-class business school with a rich history of excellence in education and research. Salaries, research support, and teaching loads are competitive with top economics departments and business schools, and the fringe benefits are excellent.

Applications will be accepted until December 1, 2023 or until positions are filled.

QAMO is committed to removing barriers that have been traditionally encountered by individuals from underrepresented groups; strives to recruit faculty who will further enhance our diversity; and makes every attempt to support their academic, professional, and personal success while they are here. The University of Utah recognizes that a diverse faculty benefits and enriches the educational experiences of the entire campus and greater community. This organization offers benefits to spouses, same-sex partners, and different-sex domestic partners.

EEO/Non-Discrimination Information

All qualified individuals are strongly encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities.

The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate based upon race, ethnicity, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, pregnancy-related conditions, genetic information, or protected veteran’s status. The University does not discriminate on the basis of sex in the education program or activity that it operates, as required by Title IX and 34 CFR part 106. The requirement not to discriminate in education programs or activities extends to admission and employment. Inquiries about the application of Title IX and its regulations may be referred to the Title IX Coordinator, to the Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights, or both.

To request a reasonable accommodation for a disability or if you or someone you know has experienced discrimination or sexual misconduct including sexual harassment, you may contact the Director/Title IX Coordinator in the Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action ( OEO /AA). More information, including the Director/Title IX Coordinator’s office address, electronic mail address, and telephone number can be located at:

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The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”). Eligible new hires with prior URS service, may elect to enroll in URS if they make the election before they become eligible for retirement (usually the first day of work). Contact Human Resources at (801) 581-7447 for information. Individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS are subject to URS’ post-retirement rules and restrictions. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801) 366-7770 or (800) 695-4877 or University Human Resource Management at (801) 581-7447 if you have questions regarding the post-retirement rules.

This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen. This report includes statistics about criminal offenses, hate crimes, arrests and referrals for disciplinary action, and Violence Against Women Act offenses. They also provide information about safety and security-related services offered by the University of Utah. A paper copy can be obtained by request at the Department of Public Safety located at 1658 East 500 South.

Special Instructions for Candidates

Assistant Professor applicants should upload cover letter, CV, working/published papers, teaching and research statements, teaching evaluations and include contact information for three letters of reference to be sent on their behalf. Reference letters will only be collected for those applicants that advance to the final interview stage

Associate and Professor Applicants should upload a cover letter, CV, and working/published papers.

Open Date 09/01/2023

Close Date

Open Until Filled Yes

Requisition Number PRN01075CF

Type Faculty