JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2020 - July 31, 2020

University of Alaska Anchorage

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Term Assistant Professor

JOE ID Number: 2020-01_111464801
Date Posted: 03/04/2020
Date Inactive: 07/31/2020
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Term Assistant Professor
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Anchorage, Alaska, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
00 -- 00 - Default: Any Field
A2 -- Economic Education and Teaching of Economics
C1 -- Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General
C6 -- Mathematical Methods; Programming Models; Mathematical and Simulation Modeling
C9 -- Design of Experiments
I2 -- Education and Research Institutions
J0 -- General
Q2 -- Renewable Resources and Conservation
Q3 -- Nonrenewable Resources and Conservation
Q5 -- Environmental Economics
Teaching of Economics
Environmental Economics
Natural Resource Economics
Development Economics
Applied Microeconomics
Environmental Economics
Bioeconomic Modelling
Natural Capital
Labor Economics
Public Economics
Economics of Education
Salary Range: Salary commensurate with experience
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics is recruiting for a term faculty position starting in August 2020. The position is open to any field, but preference will be given to candidates with research interests in the fields listed above. The successful candidate should be able to teach a range of undergraduate courses, including Micro and Macro principles. The anticipated teaching load is 3-3 and the Department Chair will seek to align courses to minimize prep time so the individual can still be successful in research. Candidates with the potential to be successful in both teaching and research preferred, but we will also consider outstanding teachers who do not have a strong research record.

Qualifications (Required):
1. Ph.D. in Economics or closely related field, or expected completion by Fall 2020.
2. Ability to teach a range of undergraduate courses.
3. Effective communication skills.

Qualifications (Preferred):
1. Ability to teach online courses
2. Strong analytical, research, statistical, and quantitative skills.
3. Strong economic modelling skills.
4. Ability to write clearly, professionally, and persuasively.
5. Interest in pursuing an active research agenda

Review of applications will begin April 1, 2020. The search will continue until the position is filled.

Application Requirements:
  • Letters of Reference
Application deadline: 04/01/2020
Application Instructions:
Please submit application requirements to url link below:

1 CV
1 Cover Letter
1 Job Market Paper (Preferred, but not required)
1 Teaching Evaluations
1 Transcripts (Can be unofficial)
1 Teaching Statement
1 Research Statement

Please Only* submit 3 references through the JOE system.