JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2016 - January 31, 2017

Western Kentucky University

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Gordon Ford College of Business
Assistant Professor

JOE ID Number: 2016-02_111456314
Date Posted: 09/29/2016
Date Inactive: 01/31/2017
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Bowling Green, Kentucky, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
Monetary Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Western Kentucky University (WKU) seeks an individual with field of emphasis in monetary/macroeconomics to serve as an Assistant Professor. The position is a nine-month, tenure track appointment beginning fall 2017. The university is located in Bowling Green, KY and is a research institution with over 20,000 students. WKU is conveniently located approximately 50 miles from the metro Nashville, TN area.

The candidate is expected to teach undergraduate courses in economics or business statistics beginning fall 2017. In addition, the candidate is expected to teach in the M.A. program in Applied Economics. The position carries an expectation of outstanding teaching, scholarly activity, and interaction with the diverse WKU community.

Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in economics or firm expectation of completion by December 2016.

Consideration of applications will continue until the position is filled, but applications received by November 15, 2016 will receive priority.

The official job posting can be viewed on the WKU website at the following URL:

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 12/02/2016