Tenure- track Position of Economics

The Economics Department invites candidates to apply for a tenure-track position in economics starting in Fall 24. We are interested in candidates specializing in industrial organization, game theory, and applied microeconomics.

AUBG is an American-style liberal arts university accredited in Bulgaria and the United States. We expect candidates to be outstanding teachers with the potential to publish research internationally.

AUBG was founded in 1991 following the fall of communism to educate students for life in a democratic society. Today, AUBG has recommitted to its founding mission by establishing the Center for Information, Democracy, and Citizenship. We are especially interested in hearing from candidates excited about working in a region where an appreciation of economics is crucial to sustaining a democratic society.

We invite applications from candidates at the rank of Assistant Professor or higher.

We base salaries on rank and qualifications.


A Ph.D. in economics or a related area is required. Candidates who are near the completion of their dissertation are welcome to apply.

We prefer candidates with undergraduate teaching experience or experience in the American liberal arts style of education and a record of publications or scholarly research.


AUBG is located in Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria. We are a selective, residential institution with a diverse student body consisting of around 1000 students from over 40 countries. English is the language of instruction. Many of our graduates continue their education at prestigious universities in the United States and Europe. Others have contributed to the private and public sectors in the region and worldwide.

For further information about us, please visit the AUBG website.


Applicants should submit an application form (available here), cover letter, curriculum vitae, official graduate transcripts, and evidence of teaching effectiveness to [email protected].

We shall review applications immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Visit www.aubg.edu/economics for further information about the economics program at AUBG.