JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2015 - January 31, 2016

Wake Forest University

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College of Arts and Sciences
Burchfield Presidential Chair in Political Economy

JOE ID Number: 2015-02_111454070
Date Posted: 10/07/2015
Date Inactive: 01/31/2016
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Burchfield Presidential Chair in Political Economy
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Winston Salem, North Carolina, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Political Economy
Public Policy
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics of Wake Forest University invites applications for a new endowed chair, the Burchfield Presidential Chair in Political Economy. This is a tenured position at the associate professor or full professor rank, effective July 1, 2016. Applicants should be distinguished teacher-scholars in the area of the economics and politics of public policy.

Application should be made through the JOE Network. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Two letters of reference will be requested after files are reviewed.

The Wake Forest Department of Economics offers two bachelor degree programs, in economics and mathematical economics.

Located in Winston-Salem, NC, Wake Forest University is a private, coeducational institution with undergraduate enrollment of 4800. Wake Forest is ranked 27th among national universities by U.S. New and World Report. For facts about the University, see

Wake Forest University welcomes and encourages diversity and seeks applications from women and minorities.

Application Requirements:
  • Statement of Teaching and Research Philosophy
  • CV
  • Cover Letter
  • Application Deadline Has Passed