JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2015 - January 31, 2016

University of Southern Mississippi

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Political Science, International Development, and International Affairs
Assistant Professor of Economics

JOE ID Number: 2015-02_111453703
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: Hattiesburg, Mississippi, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The University of Southern Mississippi invites applications for three tenure-track positions in any field in economics to begin in August 2016. Teaching at the lower-division level could include a one-semester, policy-based survey course, which is part of the general education core and micro- or macroeconomics principles courses primarily populated with business administration majors. Upper-level courses include intermediate theory and field courses in the candidate's area of specialization.

The Economics program at The University of Southern Mississippi is housed within the Department of Political Science, International Development and International Affairs. In addition to the Economics undergraduate program, the department also houses an interdisciplinary PhD program in International Development.

Candidates are expected to maintain an active research agenda. In addition to teaching and research, all faculty members are expected to engage in service to the department, college, university and community.

As an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer/Americans with Disabilities Act institution, The University of Southern Mississippi encourages minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities to apply.

Availability is subject to budgetary authorization. Priority will be given to applications received before November 15, 2015.

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Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Link
Application deadline: 01/01/2016