JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2016 - January 31, 2017

Western Washington University

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College of Business and Economics
Assistant Professor of Economics

JOE ID Number: 2016-02_111456798
Date Posted: 10/17/2016
Date Inactive: 01/31/2017
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor of Economics
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Bellingham, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
Monetary Economics
Financial Economics
Development Economics
Canadian Economic Relations
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics anticipates an opening for a tenure-track appointment at the assistant professor level beginning September 16, 2017. Candidates must hold a Ph.D. (or be ABD if the Ph.D. will be completed by time of appointment) and must have a primary field in macroeconomics or a related area, evidence of strong research ability, and a record of teaching effectiveness or demonstrated clear potential. We are particularly interested in candidates with a demonstrated interest in financial economics, development economics, and/or U.S. – Canadian economic relations, although strong candidates with other specializations within macro will also be considered. Review of application and materials begins November 18, 2016 and continues until position is filled. Interviews will be conducted at the ASSA meetings in Chicago, IL January 6-8, 2017. Priority for interview scheduling will be given to applications received by December 1, 2016. WWU is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to assembling a diverse, broadly trained faculty and staff. Women, minorities, persons with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply. For disability accommodation, call (360) 650-3774.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Reference Instructions:
Applications must be submitted through WWU's electronic system (EASE).
See . Click on "Search Jobs Now" and then "faculty". Upload application materials per EASE instructions. The three letters of reference may be sent by email to: or by hardcopy to: Diane Brearley, Academic Department Manager, Department of Economics, Western Washington University, 516 High St MS 9074, Bellingham, WA 98225.