JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2020 - January 31, 2021

University of Houston

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Liberal Arts and Social Sciences
Instructional Assistant Professor

JOE ID Number: 2020-02_111465830
Date Posted: 10/26/2020
Date Inactive: 01/31/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Instructional Assistant Professor
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
JEL Classification: A2 -- Economic Education and Teaching of Economics
Instructional Assistant Professor
Salary Range: 60,000
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics at the University of Houston invites applications for a promotion eligible, non-tenure track Instructional Assistant Professor position starting in Fall 2021. Our department consists of an innovative group of scholars dedicated to producing top-flight research while training students in the latest techniques in economic analysis. Our department offers BA, BS and PhD degrees in Economics, and MA degrees in Applied Economics with about 600 undergraduate majors. We welcome candidates whose experience in research and teaching has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to excellence and diversity. For more information please visit our website

The primary responsibilities for this Instructional Assistant Professor will be teaching courses at the intermediate and Master’s levels. Experience in and enthusiasm for teaching courses with strong writing, research or quantitative analysis components are preferred.

Additionally, this position is expected to assist with the department's undergraduate major advising activities.

Review of applications will begin November 1, 2020 and continue until the position is filled.

The University of Houston is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution. Minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Qualifications: Ph.D. in Economics by August 2021 is required.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
Application deadline: 04/01/2021
Application Instructions:
Please visit our application website to find more details about the job and submit applications online. Candidates will need to upload a cover letter/letter of application, curriculum vitae, transcripts (copies are acceptable), teaching philosophy or statement, and evidence of teaching effectiveness, and provide email addresses for three references.

Official transcripts are required for a faculty appointment and will be requested upon selection of final candidate. All positions at the University of Houston are security sensitive and will require a criminal history check.