JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2017 - January 31, 2018

Troy University

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Sorrell College of Business
Economics and Finance
Executive Director of the Johnson Center

JOE ID Number: 2017-02_111459694
Date Posted: 12/20/2017
Date Inactive: 01/31/2018
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Executive Director of the Johnson Center
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Troy, Alabama, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: A -- General Economics and Teaching
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Sorrell College of Business at Troy University invites applications for the position of Executive Director of the Manuel H. Johnson Center for Political Economy. The successful applicant will hold a faculty appointment in Economics. Duties include teaching courses in Economics as assigned; maintaining an active research agenda; conducting and supervising research with Johnson Center policy analysts and affiliated scholars on issue of importance; authoring policy briefs and op-eds; fund-raising and serving as the external representative of the Johnson Center; and other duties as assigned by the Dean to advance the Johnson Center’s mission. The successful candidate will have experience in teaching, conducting economic policy research, student program development, and fund-raising.

For more information on the Johnson Center mission and activities, visit (

Review of applications will begin immediately and the position will remain open until filled. A Ph.D. in Economics is required. Interested candidates should complete the online application and submit a cover letter, CV, and a list of at least three references.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Reference Instructions:
List of references only; references will be contacted for a recommendation if needed.