JOE - September 2011
| Department of Economics|
Assistant Professor of Economics|
Position Title/Short Description|
Title: Assistant Professor of Economics
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Fairfield, CT, USA
JEL Classification: N1 -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics; Growth and Fluctuations
Deadline Date: 11/2011
JOE ID Number: 201109_395716
Full Text of JOE Listing:
The Department of Economics invites applications for an approved full-time tenure-track position at the assistant professor level. The department's primary interest is in the area of Macroeconomics; expertise in monetary institutions a plus. The successful candidate will teach upper-level undergraduate courses in economics, and share in the department's commitment to teaching introductory economics courses that satisfy requirements in the University's core curriculum. A Ph.D. in economics completed by August 2012, an active research program, and a commitment to excellence in undergraduate teaching are required. Review of applications will begin on November 1 with an application deadline of November 18, 2011. To be considered for an interview at the 2012 ASSA meetings, please send your curriculum vitae, graduate transcript, three letters of recommendation, a statement of teaching philosophy, reprints of published work or a writing sample of current research, plus official summaries of teaching evaluations. Only complete files will be reviewed. Fairfield University, founded in 1942, is an independent Jesuit comprehensive university with an active, collegial, and pluralistic faculty. We are located on the Connecticut coast about an hour from New York City and thirty minutes from New Haven. Salary, benefits, and faculty development resources are highly competitive. Fairfield is an EO/AA employer. More information is available at www.fairfield.edu.
Please send all materials as hard copy to: Chair, Department of Economics, Fairfield University, 1073 North Benson Road, Fairfield, CT 06824.