JOE - December 2012

Virginia Tech
Department Head & Professor
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Department Head & Professor
Section: 1 -- US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Blacksburg, VA, USA
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field

JOE ID Number: 201212_398169

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Full Text of JOE Listing:
Virginia Tech seeks a head for its Economics Department. Applicants should have an outstanding academic record and international recognition, appropriate for a Full Professor. The Head is responsible for:

-encouraging creativity, scholarship and effective teaching
-increasing the Department's prominence and external funding
-increasing the Department's participation in interdisciplinary programs
-advocating for the Department in the University
-participating in the Department's teaching, research and service
-Fiscal and personnel management
-demonstrating leadership and sensitivity in addressing issues of diversity
-adhering to faculty responsibilities as described in the faculty handbook

Questions should be directed to Nicolaus Tideman, Economics Department, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia 24061 [540/231-7592;].

Virginia Tech is an EO/AA university and offers a wide range of networking and development opportunities for women and minorities. Individual with disabilities desiring accommodation in the application process should notify Amy Stanford, Economics Department, 540/231-9636.
Application Instructions:

Applications should be submitted at The application should include a cover letter summarizing the applicant's administrative philosophy and vision, a CV, and the names of five references. The position will be filled when the right applicant is found. There is no deadline. There are no relevant subfields.

Online Application URL:

Note: This employer requires online Application.
Email for Applications:
FAX for Applications: 540-231-9288
Informational URL:

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For more information, phone: 540-231-7592

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