JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)
August 1, 2015 - January 31, 2016
Position Title/Short Description
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Walla Walla, Washington, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: G -- Financial Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:
Tenure-track position in Economics, with expertise in Finance, at the rank of assistant professor. Effective August, 2016. Ph.D. required.
The successful candidate will offer courses in Finance, and Economics courses that complement the department’s curriculum, as well as courses that contribute to the College’s general education requirements. The standard annual teaching load is five courses. The College provides a generous sabbatical leave program and professional development support for both research and teaching.
To apply, go to , click “Faculty” and “Assistant Professor of Economics”.
The online application will prompt you to submit all of the required materials: a letter of application; separate statements addressing the candidate’s teaching interests and scholarly agenda; curriculum vitae; the contact information for three people who will be contacted for letters of reference; graduate transcripts; and complete sets of teaching evaluations or other evidence of demonstrated or potential excellence in undergraduate instruction.
In their application, candidates should address their interest in working at a liberal arts college with undergraduates, majors as well as non-majors, at all levels of instruction. In addition, because Whitman College is committed to cultivating a diverse learning community, applicants should explain how their classroom and scholarly practices will serve to create and sustain an inclusive learning environment.
Deadline: Friday, November 13, 2015.
Preliminary interviews will be held at the ASSA/AEA annual meetings in San Francisco, CA on January 3-5, 2016.
No applicant shall be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, gender, religion, age, marital status, national origin, disability, veteran’s status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local law.
For additional information about Whitman College and the Walla Walla area, see and .
- External Application Link