JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2020 - July 31, 2020

Penn State Abington

Lecturer/Assistant Teaching Professor of Economics

JOE ID Number: 2020-01_111464719
Date Posted: 02/07/2020
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Lecturer/Assistant Teaching Professor of Economics
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Abington, Pennsylvania, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: A -- General Economics and Teaching
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Penn State University - Abington ( invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure track position in Economics to begin in August 2020 (annual contract with the possibility of renewal). Candidates are expected to be able to teach introductory & advanced courses in Economics. The teaching load is 4 courses each semester. Faculty have advising responsibilities and are expected to contribute to the college community through service activities. Opportunities for professional development & promotion are available & supported.

Commitment to high-quality instruction in a student-centered environment is expected. The college serves racially & ethnically-diverse students from different socio-economic backgrounds, first-generation college students, & a significant international student population. Demonstrated commitment to helping students succeed through engagement in & out of the classroom is expected.

A Doctorate in Economics is preferred but candidates who are ABD or have a Master’s degree will be considered. Prior college teaching experience is strongly preferred. Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a list of courses taught at the college level, & three letters of reference. All applications must be submitted online ( Preference will be given to applications submitted by February 28. Questions should be directed to Dr. Tony Gyapong (

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 07/31/2020