JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2022 - January 31, 2023

Virginia Tech

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College of Science
Microeconomic Theory - Assistant Professor

JOE ID Number: 2022-02_111470612
Date Posted: 10/18/2022
Date Inactive: 01/31/2023
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Microeconomic Theory - Assistant Professor
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Blacksburg, Virginia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
D -- Microeconomics
C -- Mathematical and Quantitative Methods
Microeconomic Theory
Behavioral Economics
Decision Theory
Network Theory
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Tenure-track position at Assistant Professor level in Microeconomics with special interest in behavioral economics, decision theory and network theory. Responsibilities with a regular appointment include undergraduate and graduate level teaching in the Virginia Tech Economics Department, curriculum development, and strong promise of scholarly research. Continued development of professional capabilities and participation in scholarly activities is a must. Participation in department, college, and university service, governance and professional service is required. Position requires occasional travel to attend and participate in professional conferences, societies and meetings. The Economics Department maintains an expectation that all employees hold true to the Virginia Tech Principles of Community and a commitment to diversity and inclusion in higher education as prescribed at

For questions, contact Dr. Aris Spanos (

A criminal conviction check is required for the successful candidate.

Required Qualifications:
- Ph.D. in Economics at time of appointment (anticipated appointment date is August 10, 2023)
- Promise of significant scholarship
- Demonstrated ability to teach, or promise of significant teaching ability
- Demonstrated or promise of significant work in curriculum development
- Demonstrated scholarly expertise in decision theory, behavioral economics and/or network theory

Preferred Qualifications:
- A wide range of interdisciplinary interests

Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
Application deadline: 11/30/2022
Application Instructions:
Applicants must apply at, search for job # 522340. The direct link is
A complete application will include a CV, Cover Letter, Contact information for 3
References, job market paper, and Evidence of Teaching Effectiveness.