JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2015 - January 31, 2016

Union College

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Assistant Professor of Economics

JOE ID Number: 2015-02_111453478
Date Posted: 10/05/2015
Date Inactive: 01/31/2016
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor of Economics
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Schenectady, New York, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Behavioral Economics
Behavioral Finance
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics at Union College invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position in Behavioral Economics. We are looking for a candidate who is an applied economist; has the ability to teach courses (and supervise senior theses) that combine economics and psychology; and has an active research agenda. Desire to teach innovative/interdisciplinary courses is a plus.

Our teaching load is six courses over three ten-week terms, up to two of which may take the form of supervision of undergraduate theses. The successful applicant should have a Ph.D. by September 2016, an established record of teaching excellence and a strong research program.

Union College is a highly selective liberal arts college and offers highly competitive salary and benefits. Union is an equal opportunity employer and strongly committed to student and workforce diversity. Union provides a blend of intellectual, social and cultural opportunities to facilitate the integrated academic, social and personal development of a diverse community. We value and are committed to a host of diverse populations and cultures including, but not limited to, those based on race, religion, disability, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin and veteran status. For more information about the Department, please visit

Application Requirements:
  • Letters of Reference
  • Teaching Evaluations
  • Job Market Paper
  • CV
  • Cover Letter
Application deadline: 12/07/2015
  • Application Deadline Has Passed