JOE - April 2013

Dartmouth College
Dean of the Faculty
Director, Political Economy Project
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Director, Political Economy Project
Section: 1 -- US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Hanover, NH, USA
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Deadline Date: 12/2013

JOE ID Number: 201304_398653

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Full Text of JOE Listing:
Dartmouth College is searching for a director to head a newly established Political Economy Project. The Project will enhance teaching, research, and campus discussion of the ethics and politics of capitalism. It will address such questions as: Are free markets compatible with fairness? Is there a system of values consistent with both economic prosperity and human dignity? What role, if any, should the government play in economic life? How have capitalist institutions and economic prosperity varied across time and place? More information about the Project is available at

We are looking for an established scholar and outstanding teacher in a related field; for example, economic thought, political theory, comparative political economy, or economic sociology. Candidates with the appropriate academic credentials will be considered for a tenured appointment. Preference will be given to candidates with experience relevant to creating and administering an interdisciplinary program, with skills necessary for fundraising, and with the vision and enthusiasm needed to establish a successful program.
Application Instructions:

Review of applications will begin 3/15/13.
Target start date 9/1/13.

Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Dartmouth College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.
Please send a cover letter, a c.v. and a list of three references to:

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