JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2021 - July 31, 2021

Cornell College - Mount Vernon, IA

Economics and Business
Visiting Assistant Professor or Visiting Lecturer

JOE ID Number: 2021-01_111466617
Date Posted: 03/02/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Visiting Assistant Professor or Visiting Lecturer
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Mount Vernon, Iowa, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
A -- General Economics and Teaching
D -- Microeconomics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Cornell College, a selective undergraduate liberal arts college located in Mount Vernon, Iowa, invites applications for a two-year appointment in Economics as a Visiting Assistant Professor or as a Visiting Lecturer beginning August 2021. A Visiting Assistant Professor must have an earned doctorate in Economics by August 2021. A Visiting Lecturer must have both a Master's degree in Economics or related field and significant professional experience. A candidate with a Ph.D. could be considered for a future tenure-track position.

The department welcomes applications from candidates with special interests in applied microeconomics. Teaching responsibilities would include Introduction to Microeconomics, Intermediate Microeconomics, and other upper-level applied microeconomics electives that enhance both our economics and business programs. All areas of microeconomics are welcome, including Labor, Behavioral, Industrial Organization, and Sports Economics.

The successful candidate will be prepared to teach courses at the 100, 200, and 300 levels. This position is responsible for teaching courses in 6 out of the 8 month-long terms. The department will favor candidates who show a readiness to introduce students to opportunities that await them after graduation, for example, through collaborative research or engagement with industry.

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Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 07/31/2021