JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2015 - January 31, 2016

Western Washington University

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Assistant Professor of Economics - International Trade

JOE ID Number: 2015-02_111454699
Date Posted: 10/30/2015
Date Inactive: 01/31/2016
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor of Economics - International Trade
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Bellingham, Washington, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: F1 -- Trade
International Trade
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics anticipates an opening for a tenure-track appointment at the assistant professor level beginning September 16, 2016. Candidates must hold a Ph.D. (or be ABD if the Ph.D. can be completed by time of appointment); and they must have international trade as their primary field, a demonstrated strong research ability, and a record of teaching effectiveness or demonstrated clear potential. Preference will be given to candidates who have a demonstrated interest in U.S. – Canadian economic relations. Review of application and materials begins November 20, 2015 and continues until position is filled. Interviews will be conducted at the ASSA meetings in San Francisco, CA January 3-5, 2016. Priority for interview scheduling will be given to applications received by December 1, 2015. WWU is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to assembling a diverse, broadly trained faculty and staff. Women, minorities, persons with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply. For disability accommodation, call (360) 650-3774.

Applications must be submitted through WWU's electronic application system (EASE). Upload application materials per EASE instructions.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Reference Instructions:
The three letters of reference may be sent by email to: or by hardcopy to: Diane Brearley, Academic Department Manager, Department of Economics, Western Washington University, 516 High St MS 9074, Bellingham, WA 98225.