JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2014 - January 31, 2015

St. Olaf College

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Social Science
Assistant Professor

JOE ID Number: 2014-02_111451219
Date Posted: 09/17/2014
Date Inactive: 01/31/2015
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Northfield, Minnesota, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
E5 -- Monetary Policy, Central Banking, and the Supply of Money and Credit
Behavioral Economics
Behavioral Finance
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics at St. Olaf College invites applications for a tenure-track, assistant professor position in Behavioral Macroeconomics/Behavioral Finance/Macroeconomics beginning September 1, 2015. We seek candidates who are also interested in teaching statistics, econometrics, principles of economics, and working in interdisciplinary context. Other fields of potential interest are economic history and urban economics. The teaching load is six courses per year.

The successful candidate must demonstrate a commitment to teaching and research excellence in a liberal arts environment. Candidates should also be able to demonstrate how their research activities will involve collaborative engagement with undergraduate students. Ph.D. by August 15, 2015, strongly preferred.

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications.

To be reviewed, application materials must be submitted online at: Candidates whose applications are complete by December 1, 2014, will be considered for interviews at the ASSA meetings in January.

A liberal arts college affiliated with the Lutheran Church (ELCA), St. Olaf College is an affirmative action/ equal opportunity employer and actively seeks diversity in its students, faculty and staff. The college is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute to the diversity of our community through their teaching, research, and/or service.

More information about the College is available at its web site: Questions about the position, department, or college may be directed to Prof. Paul Wojick, Search Committee Chair, Department of Economics, St. Olaf College, 1520 St. Olaf Avenue, Northfield, MN 55057.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Link
Application deadline: 12/15/2014