JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2022 - January 31, 2023

University of Minnesota - Twin Cities

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College of Liberal Arts
Director of Undergraduate Studies

JOE ID Number: 2022-02_111471231
Date Posted: 12/06/2022
Date Inactive: 01/31/2023
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Director of Undergraduate Studies
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: 00 -- 00 - Default: Any Field
Any Field
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics in the College of Liberal Arts invites applications for a full-time Director of Undergraduate Studies to begin in June 2023. The appointment will at the level of Lecturer or Senior Lecturer, depending on qualifications. This is a 100% time position over the 12-month calendar year. Salary is competitive. The Department of Economics is committed to attracting candidates from historically under-represented groups.

The Director of Undergraduate Studies will teach three undergraduate economics courses each year and construct the undergraduate curriculum in collaboration with the Department Chair and Curriculum Committee. The DUS will appoint and assign teaching assistants for undergraduate courses and will fully supervise all aspects of graduate teaching assistant instruction.


- Ph.D. in Economics
- Minimum 3 years teaching economics at the undergraduate level
- Proven record of teaching excellence
- Demonstrated interest in economics pedagogy
- Experience successfully navigating large, complex organizations
- Ability to collaborate on complicated projects in an educational environment.

Application Requirements:
  • Teaching Statement
  • Letters of Reference
  • Research Papers
  • Teaching Evaluations
  • Cover Letter
  • CV
Reference Instructions:
At least one letter must address your teaching ability and experience.
Application Instructions:
Application Requirements:

- Cover letter
- CV
- three letters of recommendation. At least one letter must address your teaching ability and experience.
- teaching statement
- teaching evaluations
- a sample of scholarly work

To be considered for the Director of Graduate Studies position in Economics you must apply through the University of Minnesota's on-line system. To submit an application on line at Click on the button for "External Applicants" and search for job posting number 352998. You will have the opportunity to complete an application for the position and attach a cover letter and curriculum vitae.

The following material must be attached to the on-line application: (1) Cover letter; and (2) curriculum vitae

Letters of recommendation, a teaching statement, your teaching evaluations, and a sample of your scholarly work must be uploaded in the Job Openings in Economics.

Applications will be reviewed starting January 15, 2023.