JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2021 - July 31, 2021

Simpson College

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Business Administration and Economics
Assistant Professor of Economics

JOE ID Number: 2021-01_111466419
Date Posted: 02/01/2021
Date Inactive: 07/31/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor of Economics
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Indianola, Iowa, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
A -- General Economics and Teaching
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
G -- Financial Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Business Administration and Economics at Simpson College seeks an Assistant Professor of Economics for a tenure-track position beginning on or around August 20, 2021. Applicants with a Ph.D. are preferred, although individuals with ABD will be considered. The candidate will teach in a variety of areas, with emphasis on trade and finance, principles of economics, forecasting, and business analytics. The teaching load is six courses per year. The Department of Business Administration and Economics is a vibrant department that houses seven different majors of study and numerous minors. Faculty work closely with students in small classroom settings and through advising; business students have excellent internship and job placement. Graduates report a high level of satisfaction with their experiences in the department and feel well-prepared for their careers.

Simpson College encourages innovative teaching and seeks a colleague who will help its students of all ages develop critical intellectual skills, nurture values which foster personal worth and individuality for the purposes of living lives of leadership within a creative and diverse community. The main campus is located in the Des Metropolitan Area, just 15 minutes from the capital

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
Application deadline: 03/12/2021
Application Instructions:
Applicants should send a cover letter, current curriculum vita, copy of graduate transcript, evidence of teaching effectiveness, a one-to-two-page description of innovative teaching methods used in the classroom, a one-page Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) statement indicating how you would will address DEI issues through teaching, scholarship, and/or service in accordance with Simpson College’s mission and value statement (, and arrange for three letters of recommendation to be sent to: with the subject line: Economic Search.

Prof. Mark Juffernbruch, Chair
Department of Business Administration and Economics
Simpson College

Applications will be reviewed beginning February 1, 2021.