JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2022 - July 31, 2022

Wofford College

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Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics

JOE ID Number: 2022-01_111469179
Date Posted: 03/28/2022
Date Inactive: 07/31/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Spartanburg, South Carolina, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: A2 -- Economic Education and Teaching of Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics at Wofford College invites applications for a one-year visiting assistant professor to start in the fall 2022. The teaching load will be three courses per semester, with three sections of introductory macroeconomics in the fall, and two courses of either intermediate macro or introductory microeconomics plus one elective in the spring. There will be no teaching responsibilities during the college’s Interim term, which runs from Jan. 8 until Feb. 2.

A Ph.D. is required for appointment as a visiting assistant professor and is preferred; however,
consideration for appointment as a visiting instructor will be provided for both ABD candidates as well as candidates with a master’s degree that have 18 graduate credit hours in economics or a closely related field. Preference will be given for qualified candidates with demonstrated strong teaching experience in introductory macroeconomics and experience or a desire to teach intermediate macro or introductory microeconomics.

Please submit a CV, cover letter and three letters of reference through the Job Openings for Economists Network (JOE) on the American Economic Association website at In your cover letter, please clearly indicate whether you would be interested in teaching micro or macroeconomics in the spring semester and what elective course(s) you would be interested in teaching. A teaching portfolio (teaching statement, course evaluations and syllabi as applicable) is preferred but not required. Please combine all relevant teaching documents into a single file before submitting. Review of applications will begin April 11 and continue until the position is filled. Questions can be directed to

Application Requirements:
  • Syllabi
  • Teaching Statement
  • Letters of Reference
  • Teaching Evaluations
  • Cover Letter
  • CV
Application deadline: 07/31/2022
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