JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2014 - January 31, 2015

College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University

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Assistant Professor, Tenure Track - International Economics

JOE ID Number: 2014-02_450813
Date Posted: 08/19/2014
Date Inactive: 01/31/2015
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor, Tenure Track - International Economics
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Collegeville, Minnesota, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: F -- International Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University announces a tenure-track assistant professor position in economics to begin academic year 2015-2016. We seek a teacher-scholar with expertise in international economics. The annual teaching load of six undergraduate courses may include a one-semester Introduction to Economics, Intermediate Macroeconomics, International Economics, International Theory and Policy Analysis, and a new course to be developed in international macroeconomics and finance. The successful candidate will also be expected to teach in the colleges' Common Curriculum and have the opportunity to participate in interdisciplinary programs, such as Asian Studies, Gender Studies, Latino/Latin American Studies, or the McCarthy Center for Public Policy and Civic Engagement. The successful candidate will also develop and maintain an active research agenda. Ph.D. in hand by August 2015 required.

Saint John's University, a liberal arts college for men, and the College of Saint Benedict, a liberal arts college for women, are located four miles apart in Central Minnesota just outside St. Cloud and 70 miles from Minneapolis. Both are Catholic colleges in the Benedictine tradition, which emphasize quality teaching and a commitment to intercultural learning. Together, the College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University offer a common undergraduate curriculum, identical degree requirements, and a single academic calendar. Being liberal arts institutions, faculty are expected to teach courses in the Common Curriculum. The colleges offer the distinct benefit of two nationally recognized Catholic, undergraduate institutions and one exceptional education. For further information, see

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
Application deadline: 11/15/2014
Application Instructions:
Applications are accepted online only at . Applicants must complete a faculty application form and attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of teaching effectiveness, research statement, *three letters of reference and unofficial transcript (official transcript required for on campus interviews.)

*Recommenders should submit their letter of reference confidentially to Human Resources at If your letters of reference are secured with Interfolio Service or another College/University, please contact them and have them send your letters to this email address.

Review of applications will commence immediately and continue through November 15th. For more information, please contact Parker Wheatley, Chair, Department of Economics, College of St. Benedict, St. Joseph, MN 56374 (

Women, individuals of diverse racial and cultural backgrounds, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. The College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University are Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employers.