JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2020 - January 31, 2021

United States Military Academy

This listing is inactive.
Department of Social Science
Assistant Professor

JOE ID Number: 2020-02_111466049
Date Posted: 11/20/2020
Date Inactive: 01/31/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: West Point, New York, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
A -- General Economics and Teaching
D -- Microeconomics
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
F -- International Economics
G -- Financial Economics
H -- Public Economics
J -- Labor and Demographic Economics
Undergraduate Macro
Undergraduate Micro
Undergraduate Finance
Applied Microeconomics
Salary Range: $82,069 - $126,332
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Economics program at the United States Military Academy, West Point welcomes applications at the Assistant or advanced Assistant Professor level. An ideal applicant is interested in teaching small classes in a liberal arts environment while pursuing an active research agenda. We are looking for candidates who are interested in teaching undergraduate microeconomics, macroeconomics, or finance. We are open to candidates with various research agendas, including applied microeconomics.

West Point, located just an hour north of New York City, is a highly ranked liberal arts college whose primary mission is to prepare its graduates to serve as officers in the United States Army. Faculty within the economics program have the potential to partner with the Office of Economic and Manpower Analysis, an analytical organization for the U.S. Army that houses rich administrative data related to health, family, education, financial, and career outcomes of soldiers and veterans.

Preliminary interviews will be conducted online during the AEAs. This full-time appointment will start in July 2020 and a Ph.D. must be completed at that time. U.S. Citizens and noncitizens with allegiance to the United States may apply. (Non-citizens cannot be hired if U.S. citizens are available.) Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Application Requirements:
  • CV
  • Cover Letter
  • Job Market Paper
  • Transcripts
  • Letters of Reference
  • DD 214 (if claiming veteran's preference); Copy of sponsor's orders (if claiming military spouse preference)
Application deadline: 12/04/2020
Application Instructions:
Official transcripts will be required before interviews.
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