JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2015 - July 31, 2015

Southern Methodist University

This listing is inactive.
Dedman College
Robert H. and Nancy Dedman Endowed Chair

JOE ID Number: 2015-01_111453025
Date Posted: 08/01/2015
Date Inactive: 01/31/2016
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Robert H. and Nancy Dedman Endowed Chair
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Dallas, Texas, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics in Dedman College at SMU is seeking applications and nominations to fill the Robert H. and Nancy Dedman Endowed Chair effective January 1, 2016 or August 1, 2016. In addition to a Ph.D. in economics, the candidate should have an outstanding record of scholarly publications in prestigious economics journals, the ability to direct Ph.D. dissertations in the candidate’s field of expertise, and a record of excellence in teaching and involvement in university and departmental affairs. The search is open to senior economists (Associate or Full Professor level) in any field; current associate and full professors are encouraged to apply. The appointment comes with tenure.

Candidates should submit curriculum vitae and cover letter to the online application site Nominations or materials received by August 31, 2015 will receive priority consideration; however, application review will begin immediately and applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled.

For additional information on this position send inquiries to For information on the SMU Department of Economics see

SMU will not discriminate in any employment practice, education program or educational activity on the basis of race, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status. SMU’s commitment to equal opportunity includes nondiscrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity and expression. Hiring is contingent upon the satisfactory completion of a background check.

Application Requirements:
  • Letters of Reference
  • Teaching Evaluations
  • Job Market Paper
  • CV
  • Cover Letter
Application deadline: 01/31/2016
  • Application Deadline Has Passed