JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2022 - January 31, 2023

Trinity University

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Assistant Professor of Economics

JOE ID Number: 2022-02_111469996
Date Posted: 09/14/2022
Date Inactive: 01/31/2023
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor of Economics
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: San Antonio, Texas, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
D -- Microeconomics
I1 -- Health
Health Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics invites applications for a tenure-track position at the assistant professor level beginning Fall 2023. We seek applicants who have teaching and research interests in any subfield of health economics. Outstanding teaching ability and enthusiasm for teaching in a liberal arts environment are essential, as is strong scholarly potential. Ph.D. must be completed by August 2023.

This search is part of a cluster hire focused on Building Inclusive Communities, which seeks to recruit, amplify, connect, and empower teacher-scholars whose work contributes to addressing the grand challenge of building and sustaining inclusive communities. Additional tenure-track faculty positions will be advertised as part of the cluster, with the goal of recruiting a diverse interdisciplinary faculty cohort whose research, experience, and interests will benefit from collaboration and intentional support, including individual and group research startup funding. More information about the cluster may be found at

The teaching load is five courses over two semesters. Faculty are expected to contribute to teaching the First-Year Experience and other courses in Pathways, the University’s interdisciplinary general education program. Salary is very competitive, and there is a one-semester academic leave after the third year.

Trinity University is committed to the value of intentional inclusion. Please provide a brief statement (250-500 words) describing your past efforts as well as your future plans to advance diversity, equity and inclusion in your teaching, research, or other professional activities. Applicants should submit through Job Openings for Economists a cover letter, vitae, diversity statement, research sample, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and three letters of reference. We will conduct interviews remotely in early January. For full consideration all materials should be received by November 15, 2022.

Trinity University is one of the nation’s top liberal arts universities. We are located in the heart of San Antonio, a large, vibrant and diverse city where our students learn from and participate in a multicultural urban environment. Trinity University is a prestigious, selective liberal arts institution, with over 11,000 applications, and approximately 650 first-year students in the Class of 2026. Discover more about Trinity University at

Trinity University is an equal opportunity employer and as such provides equal opportunity for employment and advancement of all employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, military/veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, or any status protected by Federal, State, or Local Laws.

Contact: Nels Christiansen, Chair,

Application Requirements:
  • Diversity Statement
  • Letters of Reference
  • Teaching Evaluations
  • Job Market Paper
  • Cover Letter
  • CV
Application deadline: 01/31/2023
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