JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2017 - January 31, 2018

Western Illinois University

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Economics and Decision Sciences
Assistant Professor of Statistics/Applied Statistics

JOE ID Number: 2017-02_111459529
Date Posted: 11/28/2017
Date Inactive: 01/31/2018
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor of Statistics/Applied Statistics
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Macomb, Illinois, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: Z -- Other Special Topics
Statistics or Applied Statistics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Two tenure-track positions starting August 2018 requiring a PhD in Statistics/Applied Statistics, PhD in Economics with specialization in econometrics, or closely related field. Background in business analytics, computational statistics, data mining, or big data analytics. ABDs will be considered only if expected PhD completed within one year from the start date; ABDs who fail to complete the PhD within aforementioned one year will receive a terminal contract. Screening for both positions will begin December 13, 2017 and will continue until the positions are filled. Successful candidates will demonstrate the ability to meet research requirements for tenure and promotion in an AACSB-accredited program; willingness to develop/deliver innovative traditional, online, and hybrid courses.

For a full and complete description of the positions and how to apply online, go to

AA/EO/M/W/D/V WIU has a non-discrimination policy that includes sex, race, color, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression, religion, age, marital status, national origin, disability, and veteran status.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Application deadline: 12/13/2017
Reference Instructions:
Candidates must provide the names, telephone numbers, and email addresses of three current professional references.