JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2019 - January 31, 2020

University of Washington Tacoma

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Milgard School of Business
Assistant Professor in Economics

JOE ID Number: 2019-02_111464527
Date Posted: 12/16/2019
Date Inactive: 01/31/2020
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor in Economics
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Tacoma, Washington, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: M2 -- Business Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Milgard School of Business at the University of Washington Tacoma invites applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor of Economics in its AACSB-accredited program. This full-time position has a 9-month service period and begins September 2020. Candidates will teach a variety of courses which could include introductory and intermediate economic theory, finance, and quantitative methods. The successful applicant will be expected to contribute as an engaged researcher and collaborative colleague to serve our growing school and campus in pursuit of our mission. The successful applicant will be expected to teach and be an integral member of a team of faculty and staff that is committed to excellence.

Candidates must demonstrate a strong record of research and have an active research program. Applicants should have a doctoral degree (or foreign equivalent) granted or expected to be completed by summer 2020. We will consider applications from economists with any area of specialization, including but not limited to finance and quantitative methods.

One of three campuses of the University of Washington, UW Tacoma is an urban-serving university that shares the University of Washington’s commitment to high quality teaching and research and is committed to participating in the educational, cultural and economic development of the South Puget Sound. UW Tacoma’s commitment to equity and inclusion is central to maintaining an atmosphere wherein students, staff, faculty and residents find abundant opportunities for intellectual, personal and professional growth.

The Milgard School of Business, named in recognition of a multi-million-dollar gift from the Milgard family, enjoys strong relationships with businesses and the South Puget Sound community. Additional information about the Milgard School of Business can be found at

Applications are only accepted through Interfolio at

The application deadline is January 15, 2020 and the position will remain open until filled.

Please include:
1) A cover letter describing academic qualifications and experience for this position with reference to your teaching experience and effectiveness.
2) A curriculum vitae.
3) Evidence of teaching effectiveness.
4) Three confidential letters of recommendation.
Questions can be directed to the chair of the search committee, Dr. Greg Noronha,

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, disability, or protected veteran status.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 01/15/2020