JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2019 - January 31, 2020

University of Wisconsin – River Falls

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College of Business & Economics
Department of Economics
Assistant Professor of Economics

JOE ID Number: 2019-02_111464349
Date Posted: 11/14/2019
Date Inactive: 01/31/2020
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor of Economics
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: River Falls, Wisconsin, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
00 -- 00 - Default: Any Field
D -- Microeconomics
M -- Business Administration and Business Economics; Marketing; Accounting; Personnel Economics
Intermediate Microeconomics
International Trade
Business Analytics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The University of Wisconsin River Falls, a member of the University of Wisconsin System, is located in scenic west-central Wisconsin, 30 miles from the multi-cultural, multi-ethnic cities of Minneapolis and St Paul. Year-round arts, cultural and recreational events are easily accessible from River Falls.

The College of Business & Economics is currently seeking candidates for the position of Assistant Professor of Economics. The position is a full-time tenure-track faculty position. Areas of teaching include microeconomics, statistics, international trade and/or business analytics courses at the undergraduate and graduate level. Other responsibilities include advising students, service on department, college and university committees, and scholarly research (at the level appropriate for an AACSB-accredited institution).

The successful candidate will demonstrate a strong interest and ability to teach courses in Economics at the undergraduate and graduate levels, develop curriculum and participate in assessment, maintain an active research agenda in Economics, advise upper-level majors, and provide service to the department, college, university, and profession. Opportunities exist for optional summer employment through teaching, research grants, and other funding sources. Anticipated appointment date: August 24, 2020.

The complete position description can be seen at the UWRF Employment Website link at

Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
Application deadline: 12/16/2019
Application Instructions:
Initial review of applications will begin upon receipt. For full consideration, applicants should submit all required materials by December 16, 2019.

Only applications submitted through will be considered. Those applications must include:

1. A letter of interest detailing exactly how your qualifications and experience fit with the needs stated above (upload under ‘cover letter’).
2. A curriculum vitae
3. Teaching philosophy and evidence of teaching effectiveness
4. Sample research paper (upload under ‘writing sample’)
5. Description of research agenda (upload under ‘other document’)
6. Unofficial transcript (official copies will be required if hired)
7. The names, addresses, email addresses and telephone numbers of three references who can specifically comment upon your teaching ability, and research potential (upload under ‘references’).

Materials not submitted through cannot be considered.

Inquiries should be addressed to:
Logan Kelly, Ph.D.