JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2015 - January 31, 2016

University of Missouri-Kansas City

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Assistant Professor

JOE ID Number: 2015-02_111454500
Date Posted: 10/26/2015
Date Inactive: 01/31/2016
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Kansas City, Missouri, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
Salary Range: Competitive
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The University of Missouri-Kansas City Economics Department announces a tenure-track position at an initial rank of Assistant Professor. “Early” promotion and tenure is possible, depending on existing years of experience and scholarly record. We thus encourage applicants with experience at all levels. We are interested in candidates whose work complements the department’s existing pluralistic orientation. Preference will be given to applicants whose primary field is post-Keynesian macroeconomics (specifically capability in modern money theory). This position requires a Ph.D. completed by September 1, 2016, and is subject to University funding and approval. Teaching opportunities are available at all levels. We value candidates who possess a strong commitment to improving access to higher education for historically underrepresented students.

Representatives of the Department will attend the 2016 meetings of the American Economic Association. A cover letter, vitae, short sample of scholarly work, transcript(s), statement of teaching philosophy should be submitted in one PDF document at Three letters of recommendation should be submitted to

Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.

UMKC is an EEO employer that is fully committed to achieving a diverse faculty and staff. For more information, call the Vice Chancellor – Human Resources at 816-235-1621.

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