Job Announcements

Endowed Chair in Public Finance

The Martin School of Public Policy and Administration at the University of Kentucky seeks applications and nominations for an endowed chair in public finance beginning fall 2020. This position will carry tenure at the rank of senior associate or full professor. We seek a leading scholar in applied public economics or public finance.

The Martin School is consistently ranked as one of the top 25 public policy schools and is a University Center of Excellence with a multidisciplinary faculty offering four degrees: Master of Public Administration, Master of Public Policy, Master of Public Financial Management, and a Ph.D. in Public Policy and Administration. The Martin School has an historically strong partnership with the Economics Department at the University of Kentucky, which will create collaboration opportunities for the person who fills this position.

Applications will be accepted immediately and until the position is filled, and will be reviewed on an ongoing basis. Please include a CV, cover letter, and contact information for three references along with the application. Apply online for the Endowed Chair in Public Finance.

Inquire with Dr. Rajeev Darolia, search committee chair, about the Endowed Chair in Public Finance.

 

Associate Professor or Professor, Public and Nonprofit Management

The Martin School of Public Policy and Administration at the University of Kentucky seeks applications for a position in public management beginning as early as spring, 2020 and no later than fall, 2020. The position will carry tenure at the rank of associate or professor. Ideal candidates will apply public management scholarship to a substantive area such as environmental, health, social policy, or nonprofit management. We seek outstanding scholars who can contribute to our Ph.D. program, our professional master’s degree programs, and/or a new undergraduate degree in public policy.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled with review of applications beginning September 3, 2019. Please include a CV, letter of interest, and contact information for three references along with application. Apply online for the Associate or Professor of Public and Nonprofit Management position.

Inquire with Dr. Eugenia Toma, search committee chair, about the Public and Nonprofit Management position.

 

Open Rank Position in Public Policy and Administration

The Martin School of Public Policy and Administration at the University of Kentucky is seeking a faculty member at any rank beginning in August 2020. We seek outstanding scholars with a degree in Economics, Political Science, Public Policy, or Sociology who can contribute to our Ph.D., professional master’s degrees, or our new undergraduate degree. We are particularly interested in candidates with research and teaching interests in a substantive policy such as health, environmental, or social policy.

The Martin School is consistently ranked as one of the top 25 public policy schools and is a University Center of Excellence with a multidisciplinary faculty offering five degrees: Master of Public Administration, Master of Public Policy, Master of Public Financial Management, Ph.D. in Public Policy and Administration, or our undergraduate public policy degree.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Review of applications will begin immediately. All interested applicants should send an online application at  Please include a letter of application and a curriculum vitae. Apply online for the Open Rank Position in Public Policy and Administration.

Inquire with Dr. Ron Zimmer, search committee chair, about the Open Rank Position in Public Policy and Administration.