Geoff Harcourt Visiting Professorship
Geoff Harcourt is a man who makes an impression — whether as a distinguished academic, a gregarious storyteller, or an influential teacher.
We celebrate his contribution to this University through the establishment of the Geoff Harcourt Visiting Professorship.
The Geoff Harcourt Visiting Professorship will annually invite a global leader in a field of economics to share their knowledge and experience not only with economic and business students and staff, but also with the business community.
- Expressions of InterestApply for the 2018 position
The University is seeking to appoint an outstanding scholar as Visiting Professor in the School of Economics in the Faculty of the Professions.
The successful candidate will:
- Have an outstanding, internationally recognized record of research in an area of economics that complements the areas of specialisation in the School.
- Be asked to present occasional lectures for students, seminars and provide workshops for graduate students.
Preference will be given to those applicants with higher levels of capacity and experience in engaging in public discussion and debate within their field of research.
The position is available for a period of up to six months.
The period of appointment is negotiable, but should overlap to a considerable extent the School's teaching periods.
Expressions of interest in the position in 2018 are welcome.
Further information concerning the School, the duties of the position, and the selection criteria, may be obtained from Professor Gareth Myles, Head of the School of Economics, tel. (+61 8) 8313 4768, fax. (+61 8) 8223 1460, or by email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The University reserves the right to make enquiries of any person regarding any candidate's suitability for appointment, not to make an appointment or to appoint by invitation.
- Geoff Harcourt Visiting ProfessorsPrevious visitors
2011 - Professor Phil Pardey "A Retrospective and Prospective Look at Global Agriculture Productivity Performance"
2010 - Professor Thomas Lubik "The Great Recession and the Future of Central Banking"
- How You Can ContributeBecome a donor
In order to enable the continuing success of the position, the School of Economics is grateful to the donors that have helped fund the position.
A group of School alumni and other benefactors have provided the base funding for this position. To put in place a long-term series of appointments, we need your support.
For further information on how you can support the University of Adelaide Geoff Harcourt Visiting Professorship, please contact the Head of School Telephone (+61 8) 8313 4768 or by email email@example.com