JOE - April 2014

Whitworth University
Assistant/Associate Professor/Visiting Instructor of Economics
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant/Associate Professor/Visiting Instructor of Economics
Section: 1 -- US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Spokane, WA, USA
JEL Classifications:
D -- Microeconomics
F -- International Economics
I -- Health, Education, and Welfare
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
O -- Economic Development, Technological Change, and Growth
Q -- Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics
Deadline Information: Review of applicants begins March 14, 2014. Position will remain open until filled.
Deadline Date: 04/2014

JOE ID Number: 201404_397398

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Full Text of JOE Listing:
Faculty Responsibilities:
In addition to being active scholars, applicants should be committed to the cultivation of superior teaching skills in economics courses at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, including micro and macroeconomics at the principles level and intermediate microeconomics, as well as two or more other subject areas of economics - Environmental Economics, Health Economics, Labor Economics, Regional Economics, International Trade & Finance, Economic Development, and Econometrics. An interest in interdisciplinary research and co-authorship with SGCM colleagues is valued. Applicants are expected to actively participate in important university, school and departmental support and service responsibilities (e.g., faculty governance, mentoring, development, and student advising). Collegiality is valued and the ability to get along with other people is required.

Please visit our website for more detail on this position and a list of supplemental materials to submit
Application Instructions:

Please submit the following application documents: (1) A letter of interest that relates your education and experience to the required qualifications of the position;
(2) your curriculum vitae; (3) the names, addresses, telephone numbers and email addresses of three or more professional references; (4) your graduate and undergraduate transcripts (may be unofficial; official transcripts will be required at the time an offer to interview is extended); (5) three recent student course evaluations (if available); (6) faculty faith essay (information on writing essay is available at Application documents should be sent by email attachment to If this is not convenient, you may mail the documents directly to the following address:
Human Resource Services
Auld House
Attn: Chair, Economics Search Committee
Whitworth University
300 West Hawthorne Road
Spokane, WA 99251

For more information, please contact Dr. Tim Wilkinson at (509) 777-4567 or

Whitworth complies with all federal, state, and local nondiscrimination laws that are applicable to religious nonprofit institutions and does not engage in unlawful discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, sex, or disability. With our commitment to building a diverse community, the university encourages applications from populations underrepresented at Whitworth including members of racial/ethnic communities, women, and persons with disabilities.

Email for Applications:
FAX for Applications: 509-777-4364
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