JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2021 - January 31, 2022

Oberlin College

This listing is inactive.
Department of Economics
Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics

JOE ID Number: 2021-02_111467032
Date Posted: 08/01/2021
Date Inactive: 01/31/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Oberlin, Ohio, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
D -- Microeconomics
L -- Industrial Organization
H -- Public Economics
Industrial Organization
Public Economics
Labor Economics

Status Update: Position has been filled
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics at Oberlin College invites applications for a two-year, full-time non-continuing faculty position in the College of Arts and Sciences. Appointment to this position will be for a term of four total semesters, beginning Fall 2021, and will carry a rank of Visiting Assistant Professor.

Preference will be given to candidates demonstrating successful teaching or scholarly research in industrial organization and microeconomic theory. The successful candidate will teach five courses over the academic year.

Among the qualifications required for appointment is the Ph.D degree (in hand or expected by Fall 2021). Candidates must demonstrate interest and potential excellence in undergraduate teaching. Successful teaching experience at the college level is desirable. The Department and the College are especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their research, teaching and/or service. We encourage women, minorities, persons with disabilities and other members of traditionally underrepresented groups to apply.

To apply, candidates should visit the online application site found at A complete application will be comprised of: A Cover Letter that includes an articulation of the applicant’s teaching philosophy; Curriculum Vitae; Unofficial transcript; Letters of Reference from three (3) recommenders*; and a Writing Sample. *By providing three (3) Professional References you agree they will be contacted through our applicant web portal to submit an electronic letter of recommendation.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 09/30/2021