JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2019 - January 31, 2020

Texas Tech University

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College of Arts & Sciences
Assistant Professor, Economics (Tenure Track)

JOE ID Number: 2019-02_111463450
Date Posted: 09/26/2019
Date Inactive: 01/31/2020
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor, Economics (Tenure Track)
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Lubbock, Texas, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
Monetary Economics
International Macro
Business Cycle Fluctuations
Development Macro
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics invites applications for a tenure track positions (requisition #18881BR) at the assistant professor level for appointment effective September 1, 2020.

The department seeks an individual with extensive training in Macroeconomics. All Macroeconomic fields will be considered but preference will be given to candidates with teaching and research interests in the following areas: International Macro, Monetary Policy, Business Cycle Fluctuations, or Development Macro. The successful applicant will have a Ph.D. in Economics by the start date and will be expected to contribute to the university’s mission, including producing publishable research, applying for external funding, supervising Ph.D. dissertation research, and teaching effectively at the graduate and undergraduate levels. Salary, scholarly assistance and benefits are competitive.

Applications should include a letter of interest, vita, transcripts of graduate work, three letters of reference, a research paper, a research statement, evidence of teaching effectiveness, if available, and statement of teaching philosophy. Preference will be given to candidates whose application and supporting materials are received by December 1, 2019. Interviews will be held at the Annual AEA/ASSA meeting in San Diego, CA, Jan. 3-5.

As an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, Texas Tech University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse faculty committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. We actively encourage applications from all those who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community at Texas Tech University. The university welcomes applications from minorities, women, protected veterans, persons with disabilities, and dual-career couples.

Texas Tech University recently surpassed the Hispanic student population threshold necessary for designation as a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI). The University welcomes applications from minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities.

Contact: Ms. Rosie Carrillo, c/o Macro Search Committee, Department of Economics, Texas Tech University, 248 Holden Hall, Lubbock, TX 79409-1014.

Application Requirements:
  • Job Market Paper
  • Teaching Evaluations
  • Transcripts
  • Research Papers
  • Letters of Reference
  • Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  • Cover Letter
  • CV
Application deadline: 12/31/2019
  • Application Deadline Has Passed