JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2018 - January 31, 2019

Wichita State University

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W. Frank Barton School of Business
Economics, Finance or Management
Educator (Non-Tenure Track Teaching Faculty)

JOE ID Number: 2018-02_111462157
Date Posted: 12/23/2018
Date Inactive: 01/31/2019
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Educator (Non-Tenure Track Teaching Faculty)
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Wichita, Kansas, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Salary Range: Competitive and commensurate with qualifications
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Wichita State University W. Frank Barton School of Business
Educator (Non-Tenure Track Teaching Faculty), Institute for the Study of Economic Growth), Institute for the Study of Economic Growth (depending on funding)

Wichita State University may seek to fill one or more non-tenure-track teaching faculty positions (depending upon funding) in the newly created Institute for the Study of Economic Growth, housed in W. Frank Barton School of Business. Due to the volume of applications, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. The Institute seeks to advance the teaching, research and application of innovation and entrepreneurial activities in a free enterprise economy to enhance societal prosperity through economic growth. Towards this end, teaching faculty members will actively promote and support teaching in these areas.

Based on the successful candidate’s qualifications, each position will be a non-tenure-track position in the economics, management, or finance department, based on area of specialization. The successful candidate is expected to have teaching responsibilities in the relevant academic department (the willingness to teach online is a plus), and have a substantial presence on campus. Some service is also expected, and willingness to engage in some research consistent with the mission of the Institute is a bonus. Teaching faculty members may also be asked to assist in occasional business and community outreach activities related to the Institute’s mission.

Minimum Qualifications:
Master degree in economics, finance, or related field
Demonstrated success college-level teaching in a relevant field

Preferred Qualifications:
Ph.D. in economics, finance, or related field
Demonstrated experience with international business and global perspectives on market and enterprise systems
Some record of scholarly or applied research in markets, enterprise systems, policy or economic growth

Wichita State University does not discriminate in its employment practices, educational programs or activities on the basis of age, ancestry, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, political affiliation, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a veteran.

Offers of employment are contingent upon completion of a satisfactory criminal background check as required by Board of Regents policy.

All employees of Wichita State University are expected to support the WSU Vision, Mission, and Values and to help foster an environment rich in diversity in culture, thoughts, and experience. Candidates for faculty positions should be able to demonstrate the ability to effectively educate and empower a diverse student population.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
Application deadline: 03/14/2019
Application Instructions:
Application Procedure: To ensure full consideration, applicants should submit electronically a cover letter, CV, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and list of three or more references willing to speak to the hiring committee on behalf of the candidate. Representatives from the hiring committee will be available for meetings for informational purposes at the ASSA meetings in Atlanta in January 2019.