JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2016 - July 31, 2016

University of Memphis

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Fogelman College of Business & Economics
Instructor of Economics

JOE ID Number: 2016-01_111455527
Date Posted: 05/05/2016
Date Inactive: 07/31/2016
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Instructor of Economics
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Memphis, Tennessee, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
00 -- Default: Any Field
A -- General Economics and Teaching
Principles of Economics, Upper-Division Undergraduate Economics, On-line Classes
Salary Range: competitive
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics in the Fogelman College of Business & Economics at the University of Memphis is seeking qualified applicants for an Instructor position for the 2016-2017 academic year, beginning August 15, 2016. This is a nine-month, non-tenure track appointment and hiring is contingent on final budget approval. The instructor will teach primarily on-site classes but should expect to teach on-line classes as well.

Effectively deliver instruction in Principles of Economics and upper-division economics electives; evaluate student learning; participate in related department activities; advise students; and comply with all Department, College, and University regulations. Instructors normally teach four 3-credit courses per semester. The instructor will be expected to participate in the intellectual life of the Department.

A Ph.D. in economics from an AACSB-accredited school of business is strongly desired. The minimum education requirement is a master’s degree in economics. College teaching experience is required and on-line teaching experience is desired. Academic and professional engagement activities sufficient to qualify under AACSB accreditation guidelines are desired.

Applications must be made at The Search Committee Chair is Dr. William Smith, (901) 678-3675,

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Application deadline: 05/31/2016
Reference Instructions:
As specified in WorkForum, applicants should provide a list of references. The Department will contact the references of finalists for the position.