JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2015 - January 31, 2016

The Catholic University of America

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School of Business and Economics
Assistant Professor of Economics

JOE ID Number: 2015-02_111455180
Date Posted: 01/14/2016
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: Washington, District of Columbia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
O -- Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth
C1 -- Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General
D -- Microeconomics
Economic Development, Microeconomics, Applied Econometrics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Tenure track Assistant Professor position in Economics beginning Fall 2016. Desirable fields of expertise include economic development, microeconomics and applied econometrics. Candidates must have a PhD in Economics (or to complete it by August 2016) and demonstrate strong (or potential) research and teaching. As high quality graduate and undergraduate instruction is expected, teaching experience is highly desirable. The successful candidate’s research and teaching will be expected to contribute to our new graduate degrees in Integral Economic Development Management and Integral Development Economic Policy, that present an integrated perspective of human development, one that holds “the dignity of the human person, the good of the family, and the good of the community as foundational principles of economic development” (

The Catholic University of America was founded in the name of the Catholic Church as a national university and center of research and scholarship. Regardless of their religious affiliation, all faculty are expected to respect and support the university’s mission. CUA is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, EOE/AA/V/D/M/F.

Applications should be submitted electronically, including reference letters, to Dr. Martha Cruz, Director of Economic Programs, at: In all correspondence please mention 'AEA1 position - 2016' in the subject line.

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Reference Instructions:
Letters of reference should be sent directly to:
Application Instructions:
Email the following documents to

Application Requirements
• Cover Letter
• CV
• Job Market Paper or Writing Sample
• Teaching Evaluations
• 3 Letters of Reference
• Transcripts
• Statement of Teaching Philosophy
• Two-page personal statement indicating how the candidate would fit with and make a distinctive contribution to advancing the University’s mission

Application deadline: Review of applications will begin immediately, and the position will remain open until filled.