JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2021 - July 31, 2021

University of Delaware

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Assistant Professor, Continuing Track

JOE ID Number: 2021-01_111466755
Date Posted: 03/23/2021
Date Inactive: 07/31/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor, Continuing Track
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Newark, Delaware, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
D -- Microeconomics
Introductory Micro and Macroeconomics
Intermediate Macroeconomics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics in the Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics at the University of Delaware invites applications for two continuing-track (non-tenure track), full-time faculty positions. Primary responsibilities include teaching undergraduate introductory micro and macroeconomics, intermediate macroeconomics, and upper-division elective courses. Candidates must be committed to excellence in undergraduate teaching and to scholarly research. The standard teaching load is six courses per year, and continuing-track faculty are expected to remain scholarly active. Applicants must expect to complete a PhD in Economics or related field by the end of August of 2021.

Founded in 1743, the University of Delaware is located on an attractive campus in Newark, Delaware, roughly an hour from Philadelphia and Baltimore, and two hours from New York and Washington, D.C. UD is a state-assisted institution with a strong private endowment and selective admission. It is an R1 research university with very high research activity. The Department of Economics has 29 full-time faculty members, and offers Ph.D., MS, BA, and BS degrees. For more information, about the department and the Lerner College see

The University of Delaware is an Equal Opportunity Employer that encourages applications from minority group members and women. The University’s Notice of Non-Discrimination can be found at

Application Requirements:
  • Teaching Statement
  • Letters of Reference
  • Teaching Evaluations
  • Job Market Paper
  • Cover Letter
  • CV
Application deadline: 07/31/2021
Reference Instructions:
Letters of reference are strongly preferred. If reference letters are not readily available, please submit contact information for three current references who are familiar with your teaching and research abilities.
Application Instructions:
Please submit a current CV, three reference letters, a teaching statement, teaching evaluations (if available), and a recent research sample using the JOE application website. In addition, applicants must apply through the UD Jobs website at by clicking the "Current Opportunities Faculty and Staff" box and scrolling to find the Assistant Professor of Economics position listing. Review of applications will begin on April 15 and the search will remain open until the positions are filled.

Employment offers will be conditioned upon successful completion of a criminal background check. A conviction will not necessarily exclude a candidate from employment. Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States.