JOE - October 2012

Elon University
Martha and Spencer Love School of Business
Assistant or Associate Professor
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant or Associate Professor
Section: 1 -- US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Elon, NC, USA
JEL Classification: L -- Industrial Organization
Keywords: Elon, industrial organization, io, teaching, undergraduate research, NC, North Carolina
Deadline Information: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled, with applications received by November 15 receiving full consideration.
Deadline Date: 11/15/2012

JOE ID Number: 201210_397849

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Full Text of JOE Listing:
The Department of Economics in the Martha and Spencer Love School of Business at Elon University invites applications for a continuing-track Assistant or Associate Professor with an interest in Industrial Organization, beginning in August, 2013. Applicants should demonstrate evidence of effective undergraduate teaching, a promising research agenda, and an interest in mentoring undergraduate research.

Teaching will include principles, statistics, an applied upper-level undergraduate elective in IO, and courses in Elon's General Studies Program. Elon is a dynamic private, co-educational, comprehensive institution that is a national model for actively engaging faculty and students in teaching and learning. To learn more about Elon, please visit the University web site at Opportunities also exist to teach courses abroad and in the part-time MBA program. The standard teaching load is 6 courses per year, with a guaranteed one-course reduction in the first year, a one-semester teaching sabbatical in the second or third year, and the opportunity to apply for course reductions in each subsequent year. As the Economics Department at Elon is a leader in undergraduate research, economics faculty members also share in advising research theses required of economics majors.

Situated in North Carolina, between Greensboro and Chapel Hill, with an enrollment approaching 6000, Elon benefits from highly talented students, a growing physical plant, and an expanding endowment. U.S. News & World Report ranks Elon the #1 master's-level university in the South and the Fiske Guide to Colleges ranks Elon one of the 25 "best buy" private universities. Our diverse faculty thrives in Elon's collegial and supportive environment.

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Application Instructions:

Applications should include a CV with cover letter, a statement of teaching philosophy and interests, evidence of scholarship, official summaries of teaching evaluations, and three letters of recommendation. Candidates must have completed PhD requirements by August 2013. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled, with applications received by November 15 receiving full consideration. Applications are to be submitted via e-mail to Elon University is an equal employment opportunity employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff, and student body and welcomes all applicants. Candidates from under-represented groups are particularly encouraged to apply.

CONTACT: Greg Lilly or Katy Rouse, Department of Economics, 2075 Campus Box, Elon University, Elon, NC 27244 (

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For more information, phone: 1 (336) 278-6031

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Department of Economics
Elon University
2075 Campus Box
Elon , NC USA 27244

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