JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2017 - January 31, 2018

Virginia Commonwealth University

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School of Business
Assistant/Associate Professor

JOE ID Number: 2017-02_111458950
Date Posted: 10/16/2017
Date Inactive: 01/31/2018
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant/Associate Professor
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Richmond, Virginia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics seeks to fill one tenure track position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. Our primary interest is in experienced candidates with a demonstrated record of scholarly achievement; however, we may also consider new PhDs.

We seek a macroeconomist with preferred areas of research interest in growth, public, labor, demographics, or money/banking/mechanism design. Strong applicants will demonstrate complementarity with existing VCU economics faculty and the greater Richmond area research community.

Applicants must have an established research agenda and should be committed to scholarly research and teaching of the highest quality. The candidate must have demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment or commitment to do so as a faculty member at VCU.

Qualifications: Candidate must have an earned doctorate in Economics by August 2018, must be eligible for employment in the United States and indicate their citizenship or visa status.

Preferred Qualifications: Good communication skills, a demonstrated commitment to excellence in teaching and research, and a capacity to work collaboratively with colleagues are desired.

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Virginia Commonwealth University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Application Requirements:
  • Letters of Reference
  • Teaching Evaluations
  • Job Market Paper
  • CV
  • Cover Letter
Application deadline: 12/01/2017
Application Instructions:
In addition to submitting through JOE, all applicants *Must* also submit a CV and the names of three references on the VCU eJobs portal:
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