JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2018 - January 31, 2019

University of Central Florida

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College of Business Administration
Kenneth White and James Xander Professorship in Economics

JOE ID Number: 2018-02_111460144
Date Posted: 08/16/2018
Date Inactive: 01/31/2019
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Kenneth White and James Xander Professorship in Economics
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Orlando, Florida, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Salary Range: Negotiable
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics in the College of Business Administration at the University of Central Florida (UCF) invites applications for the Kenneth White and James Xander Professor-ship in Economics. The Professorship is open to any field of specialization in Economics. The anticipated start date of the position is August 2019.

The scholar who holds the Kenneth White and James Xander Professorship in Economics will be a key faculty member of distinguished reputation who will engage in teaching, research, and scholarly activities relating to Economics. The holder of the Professorship will serve as a critical resource for UCF and the College of Business Administration to further development of a program of excellence in the Department of Economics.

Candidates for the Professorship must (i) have earned a Ph.D. from a regionally- or nationally-accredited institution of higher education in Economics or a related discipline, (ii) be nationally recognized as an expert in Economics with a publication record consistent with tenure and the rank of Associate or Full Professor in the Department of Economics at UCF, (iii) have a record of excellence in teaching as demonstrated by past departmental, college, university or professional association recognition for contributions to teaching, and (iv) have a record of working with Ph.D. students in Economics or related fields.

The University requires that all applicants apply and submit all supporting documents through the UCF Online Recruitment System at To apply for position number 37105, applicants must complete the online faculty applicant affirmation form and submit a cover letter that addresses qualifications (iii) and (iv) above, curriculum vi-tae, and the names of three individuals who may be asked to provide a professional letter of reference.

Consideration of applicants will begin immediately. Applications will be accepted until October 18, 2018. Please contact Professor Harry J. Paarsch ( if you have questions about the Professorship.

Application Requirements:
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Important: Please have all documents ready when applying so that they can be attached at that time. Once the online submission process is finalized, the system does not allow applicants to submit additional documents at a later date.

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