JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2019 - January 31, 2020

Washburn University

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School of Business
Assistant Professor

JOE ID Number: 2019-02_111464368
Date Posted: 11/21/2019
Date Inactive: 01/31/2020
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Topeka, Kansas, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
A -- General Economics and Teaching
C1 -- Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Washburn University invites applications for the position of Assistant Professor in Economics to begin August 2020. This is a full-time 9-month, tenure track position. A completed Ph.D. is required by the time of tenure track appointment. The School of Business is accredited by AACSB International and serves more than 600 BBA, MBA, and MAcc students. Washburn University is a dynamic, student-focused institution located in Topeka, Kansas. Please visit for more information.

Required Qualifications:
• Ph.D. in Economics. (ABDs will be considered if substantial progress has been made toward completion of the dissertation.)
• Experience teaching economics or business statistics.

• Teach a full-time teaching workload, which is currently three courses per semester in the School of Business.
• Teach undergraduate and graduate courses as assigned, which currently include courses such as Macroeconomics, Introduction to Economics, Business Statistics, and economics electives.
• Advise students.
• Commitment to research commensurate with AACSB accreditation.
• Engage in service activities in the department and to the university, profession, and/or community.

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Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
Application deadline: 01/31/2020
Application Instructions:
Application Procedures: Application review will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Applicants should submit:
• Letter of application.
• Curriculum vitae with names of three professional references.
• Transcripts of all college work.
• Statement of teaching philosophy and summary of teaching experience and performance.
• Samples of recent scholarly work.

All files must be submitted as e-mail attachments to with “Economics Search” in the subject line. Only electronic applications will be accepted. No recommendation letters are required at this time.

All applications received before December 13, 2019 will be given full consideration. We plan to interview a selected group of candidates at the ASSA meetings in San Diego, CA. The successful candidate will be required to provide official transcripts and submit to a background check prior to hire.