JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2019 - January 31, 2020

University of Washington

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College of Arts & Sciences: Social Sciences Division
Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Economics

JOE ID Number: 2019-02_111463998
Date Posted: 10/18/2019
Date Inactive: 01/31/2020
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Economics
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Seattle, Washington, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: A1 -- General Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics at the University of Washington invites applications for one full-time, Lecturer or Senior Lecturer position in Economics, depending upon experience. This is a full-time appointment with a 9-month service period (September 16-June 15) each year and an anticipated start date of September 2020. This position is for an initial appointment of up to three years, renewable, and is not tenure eligible.

University of Washington lecturers engage in teaching and service and participate in the intellectual life of the department. Duties will include teaching large introductory courses in microeconomics and/or macroeconomics as well as advanced-level undergraduate courses. Candidates will be expected to participate in the management of the undergraduate program.

We will consider highly qualified candidates in all sub-fields of Economics. Candidates must demonstrate the ability for high-quality instruction based on previous teaching evaluations. Applicants must have a PhD degree, or foreign equivalent, in a relevant field by the start of the appointment.

Application Instructions
Applicants should submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, evidence of teaching effectiveness, three letters of recommendation, and a diversity statement (detailing how your teaching, service and/or scholarship has supported, or will support, the success of students from racial, ethnic, and gender backgrounds that are underrepresented in economics – 1 page limit). The teaching statement should describe the applicant’s teaching interests, teaching philosophy, and reasons for seeking the position.

Applications will only be accepted through Interfolio. ( An Interfolio account will automatically be created for you when you apply. Please be sure all information is entered completely and accurately (especially names and email addresses). All uploaded files must be in Adobe PDF format. Files in another electronic format (e.g., MS Word) should be saved or “printed to” PDF format before uploading.

Priority will be given to applications received by November 15, 2019. For questions about the search, please contact Meg Hamele or Robert Young

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 01/31/2020