JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2016 - July 31, 2016

Williams College

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Economics Department
Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics

JOE ID Number: 2016-01_111455648
Date Posted: 08/05/2016
Date Inactive: 01/31/2017
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Williamstown, Massachusetts, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
E0 -- General
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Williams College Economics Department invites applications for a visiting faculty position for the spring semester of the 2016-17 academic year, beginning February 1, 2017. Teaching responsibilities will consist of two sections of introductory macroeconomics. Candidates should have a Ph.D, or all requirements for the Ph.D. degree completed by January 1, 2017. Demonstrated excellence in teaching is essential. The college is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their scholarship, teaching and/or service.

Applicants should submit their curriculum vitae and teaching evaluations, and arrange for three letters of reference to be submitted on their behalf. We will be accepting applications on an ongoing basis until the position is filled. All materials should be submitted through Interfolio at All offers of employment are contingent upon completion of a background check. Further information is available here: Questions regarding the search may be directed to Professor Kenneth Kuttner, Chair, Department of Economics, at

Williams College is a coeducational liberal arts institution located in the Berkshire Mountains of western Massachusetts. The college has built its reputation on outstanding teaching and scholarship and on the academic excellence of its approximately 2,000 students. Please visit the Williams College website ( ). Beyond meeting fully its legal obligations for nondiscrimination, Williams College is committed to building a diverse and inclusive community where members from all backgrounds can live, learn, and thrive.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Reference Instructions:
Reference letters should be submitted through Interfolio.