JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2023 - January 31, 2024

Old Dominion University

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Strome College of Business
Department of Economics
Assistant Professor of Economics (Tenure Track, F0275A1)

JOE ID Number: 2023-02_111472145
Date Posted: 08/22/2023
Date Inactive: 01/31/2024
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor of Economics (Tenure Track, F0275A1)
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Norfolk, Virginia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
H -- Public Economics
R -- Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics
public economics
urban economics
applied econometrics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics in the Strome College of Business at Old Dominion University (ODU) invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor with primary fields in public economics, urban economics, and a focus on applied econometrics. The successful candidate will be expected to pursue high-quality scholarship and teach courses in public economics and urban economics for undergraduate and graduate classes with a focus on data analytics using R.

Candidates who are at the level of senior Assistant Professor are encouraged to apply. Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in economics, or related field, by the position start date. This is a 10-month appointment beginning July 25, 2024. The position includes two years of summer support for well-qualified candidates. Candidates must have teaching experience and demonstrate evidence of research quality and productivity.

Our review of completed applications will begin on November 15, 2023 and continue until the position is filled. We plan to conduct remote interviews via electronic conferencing to determine a set of finalists for this position.

Successful candidates will have a demonstrably strong background in affirming diversity and inclusion as evidenced by professional affiliations, accomplishments, publications, and/or by documented experience working with diverse populations. Candidates from minority backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply. Old Dominion University is a minority-serving institution, and the ODU student body and surrounding community is highly diverse in terms of age, gender identity, culture, race, ethnicity/nationality, ability status, religion, personal beliefs, military-affiliation, sexual-affective identity, and socioeconomic background.

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Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
Application deadline: 01/31/2024
Application Instructions:
To be considered for an interview your application dossier must include:
(i) a cover letter that describes your motivation for applying to ODU, outlines your research agenda, and communicates how diversity and inclusion aligns with your teaching philosophy;
(ii) your curriculum vitae;
(iii) three confidential letters of recommendation;
(iv) a representative sample of your research;
(v) your graduate transcript; and
(vi) evidence of classroom teaching effectiveness, including course evaluations if available.

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