JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2021 - January 31, 2022

Illiniois Wesleyan University

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Department of Economics
Professor of Economics - Assistant or Associate

JOE ID Number: 2021-02_111468419
Date Posted: 11/17/2021
Date Inactive: 01/31/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Professor of Economics - Assistant or Associate
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Bloomington, Illinois, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: E0 -- General
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics at Illinois Wesleyan University, a nationally ranked, small, private, undergraduate liberal arts university, invites applications for a tenure line position in Economics at the assistant or associate professor level. Employment will begin in August of 2022. We seek candidates with evidence of their teaching excellence and dedication to educating a diverse student body in a liberal arts environment. Applicants should have earned a Ph.D., though ABDs within one year of completion may apply.

The successful candidate will teach introductory economics and statistics, intermediate macroeconomics, and electives in applied macroeconomics and international economics. In addition to teaching, this position requires advising economics students, assisting with curriculum development, participating in committees, and engaging in scholarship. Scholarly productivity is supported, including collaborative research with faculty and students. Currently, several departments including Economics are joining into a single entity titled the School of Business and Economics.

Illinois Wesleyan is strongly committed to recruiting, supporting and fostering a diverse, inclusive and civil community of outstanding faculty, staff and students. We seek candidates who have a demonstrated commitment to supporting and further building our community in these dimensions. Illinois Wesleyan University is an EEO Employer committed to a diverse workforce.

Application Requirements:
  • Commitment to Diversity Description (see application instructions)
  • Teaching Philosophy Statement (including courses taught)
  • Letters of Reference
  • Transcripts
  • Teaching Evaluations
  • Cover Letter
  • CV
Application deadline: 01/31/2022
Reference Instructions:
Required: Names and contact information of three professional references included in your CV
Optional: Letters of reference
Application Instructions:
Please submit the following to JOE:
1. a letter of application
2. graduate school transcripts (photocopies acceptable but official copies required for appointment)
3. teaching evaluation summaries
4. teaching philosophy statement (including courses taught)
5. current curriculum vitae with the names of three professional references (including title, address, e-mail address and telephone number).
6. commitment to diversity description: Applicants should also provide in a separate document a description of
how their research, teaching and/or service has provided preparation for contributing to our
commitment to address issues of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability and/or other matters
of historical marginalization.

Submit the complete PDF-formatted application package to JOE.

Questions: Contact Professor David Marvin, Associate Professor of Business Administration, Interim Chair, Department of Economics, Illinois Wesleyan University (309) 556-3099
  • Application Deadline Has Passed