JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2015 - January 31, 2016

United States Air Force Academy

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Social Sciences
Economics and Geosciences
Assistant Professor of Economics

JOE ID Number: 2015-02_111453979
Date Posted: 10/06/2015
Date Inactive: 11/11/2015
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor of Economics
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Colorado Springs, Colorado, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Undergraduate teaching
Spatial modelling
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics and Geosciences anticipates filling one or two Assistant Professor of Economics positions beginning approximately June 27, 2016. Responsibilities include: teaching some combination of introductory economics, intermediate microeconomics, intermediate macroeconomics, international economics, econometrics, development of economic thought, or other upper-division undergraduate economics electives; academic advising; serving as a faculty mentor for undergraduate capstone research projects; maintaining a strong record of teaching and research; serving on departmental and Academy committees and as a consultant on economic problems for the Academy, the Air Force, and the Department of Defense. Candidates with interests in and experience conducting interdicplinary research at the intersection of economics and the geosciences, particularly those with an interest in spatial modelling and spatial econometrics, are encouraged to apply.

The United States Air Force Academy, located just north of Colorado Springs, Colorado, awards the Bachelor of Science degree as part of its mission to educate, train, and inspire men and women to become officers of character, motivated to lead the United States Air Force in service to our nation. The initial appointment is for three years. Successive reappointments of up to four years will be based upon an assessment of performance, Air Force and departmental needs, and funding availability. The Academy faculty is an integrated group of military and civilian educators, with a record of offering continuing appointments to civilian faculty after demonstrated excellence in the initial three-year appointment. Go to for links to videos about faculty and cadet life at the Air Force Academy. For detailed application requirements and to apply, go to If the link does not work, go to and enter the following search terms: Assistant Professor under Keyword and Air Force Academy, CO under Location. Applications must be received by November 10, 2015.

Application Requirements:
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Application deadline: 11/10/2015
Reference Instructions:
Letters of reference must be submitted in hard copy along with other application materials. Please follow the instructions in USA Jobs for submitting all application materials.
Application Instructions:
Applicants should submit hard copies of the following items: curriculum vitae, official copies of graduate and undergraduate transcripts (a Federal requirement), statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of teaching effectiveness, a written research sample, and three letters of recommendation. For detailed application requirements and mailing instructions, go to