JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2019 - July 31, 2019

St. Olaf College

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Economics Department
Assistant Professor/Instructor in Economics

JOE ID Number: 2019-01_111462488
Date Posted: 03/18/2019
Date Inactive: 07/31/2019
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor/Instructor in Economics
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Northfield, Minnesota, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Environmental Economics
Statistics and Econometrics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Economics Department of St. Olaf College seeks to fill three, full-time, one-year positions in economics beginning in August 2019. Ph.D.s in economics are strongly preferred though A.B.D.s in economics with undergraduate teaching experience will receive full consideration.

We seek candidates with the experience and interest in teaching our courses in environmental economics, intermediate microeconomics, intermediate macroeconomics, and statistics /introduction to econometrics. Ideally, candidates should be qualified to teach in two of these areas. Candidates must also be prepared to teach introductory economics and electives in their fields.

St. Olaf’s Economics Department is particularly interested in applicants who will contribute to our diverse community and broaden our curricular offerings. We request that in the letter of application, candidates address their potential to contribute to a community that maintains a diversity of people and perspectives as one of its core values. We strongly encourage applications from members of underrepresented groups.

A full job posting and require application materials are at Applicants must submit all applications materials online through that site.

Questions may be addressed by email to Prof. Anthony Becker, Department Chair, at (becker<at>

Review of applications will begin on March 25 and will continue until the positions are filled.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Reference Instructions:
Applicants must provide the names and emails of three professional references who can speak to your abilities in teaching and scholarship. We will solicit letters directly after an initial round of screening.
Application Instructions:
A full job posting and require application materials are available through the "Apply" link, below. Applicants must submit all applications materials online through that site.