JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2022 - January 31, 2023

University of Michigan

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Gerald R Ford School of Public Policy
LEO Lecturer I

JOE ID Number: 2022-02_111470595
Date Posted: 10/21/2022
Date Inactive: 01/31/2023
Position Title/Short Description
Title: LEO Lecturer I
Section: US: Other Academic (Part-time or Adjunct)
Location: Ann Arbor, Michigan, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: A -- General Economics and Teaching
Developing Countried
Public Sector
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy at the University of Michigan invites applications from well-qualified individuals to teach 1-2 graduate economics courses in Winter 2023: “Economics of Developing Countries” and “Economics of the Public Sector.” Pending the qualifications of the preferred candidate(s), the Ford School may hire one lecturer to teach both courses, or hire two lecturers, each to teach one course.

“Economics of Developing Countries” surveys what we do and don't know about economic growth and poverty alleviation in developing countries.

“Economics of the Public Sector” focuses on how economists think about government revenue and government expenditures, as well as how governments raise and spend public money.

This is a non-tenure track appointment.

LEO Statement
This appointment would be governed by the collective bargaining agreement between the University of Michigan and the Lecturers’ Employee Organization.

How to Apply:
The following application materials are required: a curriculum vitae and a letter of interest that includes detail on teaching experience, applicable professional experience, and/or research experience, and the names of three references. Apply at:

Questions about the position should be directed to: Luke Shaefer, PhD, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs (

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 11/12/2022