JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2017 - January 31, 2018

Virginia Tech

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Macroeconomics - Open Rank

JOE ID Number: 2017-02_111458498
Date Posted: 09/25/2017
Date Inactive: 01/31/2018
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Macroeconomics - Open Rank
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Blacksburg, Virginia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics at Virginia Tech invites applications for a position at all tenure-track and tenured ranks (Assistant/Associate/Professor) in the field of macroeconomics, though priority will be given to applications at the tenured ranks. The Department is in a growth phase and will be hiring several positions over the next few years. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to collaborate with faculty across the university on the Intelligent Infrastructure for Human-Centered Communities Destination Area (

Candidates should have a Ph.D. (in economics or a related discipline, foreign equivalent accepted) in hand or firmly expected by August 2018. Senior candidates must demonstrate significant scholarship and teaching ability while Junior candidates should show promise of significant scholarship and teaching ability. The appointment will begin in August 2018. For questions about the position please contact the Chair of the Search Committee Dr. Kwok Ping Tsang (

Virginia Tech is an equal opportunity employer. See posting # TR0170121 at for the full statement from the Office of Equity and Accessibility.

Mailing Address: Faculty Search Committee, Department of Economics, 3016 Pamplin Hall, 880 West Campus Drive, Virginia Tech Mail Code 0316, Blacksburg, VA 24061-0316.

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
Application deadline: 11/30/2017
Application Instructions:
A completed application will include a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, and a copy of publications or working papers. All candidates must apply online at, posting # TR0170121. Applicants at the junior level must also must arrange for three letters of recommendation to be submitted online through Applications must be received by November 30, 2017 to be guaranteed full consideration but will be accepted until the position is filled.