JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2022 - January 31, 2023

University of St. Thomas

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Assistant Professor

JOE ID Number: 2022-02_111470272
Date Posted: 10/07/2022
Date Inactive: 01/31/2023
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: St. Paul, Minnesota, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
A1 -- General Economics
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The University of St. Thomas Department of Economics invites applications for one tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level beginning September 1, 2023.

We invite applications in the area of Macroeconomics. The successful candidate will teach Principles of Macroeconomics, Macroeconomic Theory, Forecasting, and other undergraduate courses in the candidate’s area(s) of interest. The typical teaching load is 3 courses (2 preparations) per semester in a small class setting. The department seeks candidates who are committed to high-quality undergraduate instruction (including engaging students in research) and a productive research agenda.

Ph.D. (U.S. or foreign equivalent) in Economics is required. ABD nearing completion will be considered with initial appointment at the rank of Instructor if Ph.D. is not completed by September 1, 2023. Review of applications will begin on November 18, 2022 and continue until the position is filled. Screening interviews will be conducted via electronic conferencing beginning prior to the ASSA meetings.

How to apply:
Apply online at In addition to creating an applicant profile, please upload as additional documents the following:
1. a cover letter detailing your interest in the position indicating areas of teaching and research interest
2. your curriculum vitae
3. evidence of teaching effectiveness
4. a representative research/writing sample
5. a one-page statement of teaching philosophy
6. an unofficial graduate transcript.
7. have two letters of recommendation emailed to Dr. Hong Wu, Department Chair (

If you have questions regarding the position, please contact Dr. Wu.

The University of St. Thomas embraces diversity, inclusion, and equal opportunity for all. Our convictions of dignity, diversity and personal attention call us to embody and champion a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment. In keeping with this commitment, the Department of Economics continues to seek to attract, retain, and develop faculty from all backgrounds to enhance the diversity of our learning community, and to offer students richly varied perspectives. We welcome applicants of diverse races, ethnicities, geographic origins, gender identities, ages, socioeconomic backgrounds, sexual orientations, religions, work experience, physical and intellectual abilities, and financial means. This commitment is consistent with our university mission: Inspired by Catholic intellectual tradition the University of St. Thomas educates students to be morally responsible leaders who think critically, act wisely, and work skillfully to advance the common good. A successful candidate will possess a commitment to the ideals of this mission.

The University of St. Thomas is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Application deadline: 01/31/2023
Reference Instructions:
Have two letters of recommendation emailed to Dr. Hong Wu, Department Chair (