JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2017 - January 31, 2018

Utah State University

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Jon M. Huntsman School of Business
Department of Economics and Finance
Assistant Professor - Tenure Track - Microeconomics

JOE ID Number: 2017-02_111458064
Date Posted: 08/17/2017
Date Inactive: 01/31/2018
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor - Tenure Track - Microeconomics
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Logan, Utah, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
Q -- Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics
D -- Microeconomics
F -- International Economics
H -- Public Economics
I -- Health, Education, and Welfare
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
K -- Law and Economics
L -- Industrial Organization
M -- Business Administration and Business Economics; Marketing; Accounting; Personnel Economics
N -- Economic History
R -- Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics
Any field of microeconomics with focus by applicant on policy-related research.
Salary Range: Competitive
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics and Finance in the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business invites applications for two tenure-track assistant professor positions in any field of microeconomics (including economic history) in which the applicant has a clear focus on conducting policy-related research. These are nine-month positions with a typical teaching load of 4 courses (12 credit hours) per academic year, with an anticipated starting date of August 1, 2018.

Minimum requirements include a Ph.D. in economics or a related field such as public policy. Candidates must have an interest in applied policy research, excellent analytical, quantitative, and communication skills, and must support the Huntsman School’s focus on student success. Excellent teaching, student mentoring, and high-impact research are required. In addition, successful applicants will be affiliated with the Center for Growth and Opportunity at Utah State University. Individuals who have interest and expertise in the research areas of the Center, and have a willingness to mentor student learning experiences through the Center, are especially encouraged to apply. Please visit for information about the Center for Growth and Opportunity.

Salary and full benefits package are competitive. The university’s contribution to retirement saving is 14.2% of salary.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Application deadline: 11/30/2017
Reference Instructions:
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Application Instructions:
Requisition number F1700272 to identify position in Utah State University online application system. Application deadline is 11/30/2017.