JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2022 - July 31, 2022

Virginia Tech

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College of Science
Open-Rank Collegiate Faculty

JOE ID Number: 2022-01_111469234
Date Posted: 04/01/2022
Date Inactive: 06/15/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Open-Rank Collegiate Faculty
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Blacksburg, Virginia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: D -- Microeconomics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Economics Department at Virginia Tech seeks to fill an open-rank position in the university's collegiate faculty program. Possible ranks include Collegiate Assistant Professor, Collegiate Associate Professor, or Collegiate Professor. The program is an outgrowth of the university's commitment to undergraduate education. Collegiate faculty primary duties include curriculum development and instruction, undergraduate teaching, undergraduate research supervision, and related scholarly activity. The collegiate faculty positions are full-time multi-year appointments (three years for assistants, five years for associates, and seven years for full professors), appointments are renewable, with reappointment and/or promotion within the collegiate faculty ranks for qualified individuals. Collegiate faculty are expected to have active scholarly agendas, particularly in the scholarship of teaching and learning. Salary and teaching assignments are commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Ph.D. in economics is required by the August 2022 appointment start date. The department seeks someone who can teach large section microeconomics principles courses. Successful candidates must have experience and a proven record of undergraduate teaching, including teaching large classes, and advising. Completed applications must include cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching philosophy, evidence of effective teaching, and statement regarding teaching large enrollment courses. All applicants must provide the names and contact information of three references.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
Application Instructions:
All candidates must apply online at, posting #519894 (link below). Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Complete applications must include:
- cover letter
- curriculum vitae
- teaching philosophy
- evidence of effective teaching
- statement regarding teaching large enrollment courses
- names and contact information of three references.