JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2016 - January 31, 2017

Whittier College

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Assistant Professor

JOE ID Number: 2016-02_111456110
Date Posted: 09/20/2016
Date Inactive: 01/31/2017
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Whittier, California, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
F3 -- International Finance
I -- Health, Education, and Welfare
Open-economy Macroeconomics
International Finance
Health Economics
Economics of Education
Full Text of JOE Listing:

We invite applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position beginning fall 2017. The position includes teaching Intermediate Macroeconomics, Principles of Macroeconomics, and electives within the candidate's area of expertise. Candidates with a primary teaching and research specialization in Macroeconomics and secondary specializations in the areas of International Finance or Health, Education and Welfare are particularly encouraged to apply. The teaching load is 3/3 or equivalent. We seek applicants who are committed to excellence in teaching, who can contribute to the College’s general education program and to interdisciplinary programs, who possess the potential for research productivity, and who wish to involve undergraduates in their research agenda.

Whittier College is committed to attracting and retaining a high quality, diverse faculty with a shared passion for student-centered teaching and mentoring. It is distinguished by small class sizes, high-impact pedagogies, and innovative liberal arts curriculum blended with professional and pre-professional programs. Nationally recognized as a model for diversity with no racial majority among its student body, Whittier is designated as both an HSI and AANAPISI. Founded in 1887, it is an independent, four-year liberal arts college ideally situated in the scenic hills 18 miles east of downtown Los Angeles. It is an AA/EOE employer.

Application Requirements:
  • Graduate transcripts (unofficial is acceptable for initial application)
  • Summary of teaching evaluations (for all courses taught to date)
  • Statement of teaching philosophy
  • Statement of research agenda
  • Letters of Reference
  • Job Market Paper
  • CV
  • Cover Letter
Application deadline: 11/17/2016
  • Application Deadline Has Passed