JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2023 - January 31, 2024

Elon University

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Love School of Business
Assistant Professor

JOE ID Number: 2023-02_111472296
Date Posted: 09/13/2023
Date Inactive: 01/31/2024
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Elon, North Carolina, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
F -- International Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Elon University located in Elon, North Carolina cordially invites applications for two tenure-track positions at the rank of Assistant Professor starting in August 2024. The Department of Economics is housed within Elon’s Martha and Spencer Love School of Business.

Primary fields of interest must be in either empirical macroeconomics or empirical international economics.

We are a young and growing department with faculty who embrace the teacher-scholar model and are passionate about mentoring undergraduates. To complement the research strengths of our department, we seek candidates with a promising research agenda that is policy-oriented and empirically driven.

Teaching responsibilities will include principles, intermediate macroeconomics, international economics, and upper-level electives in their field. In addition, faculty at Elon also have opportunities to contribute to several interdisciplinary programs, including our new Advancing Equity Requirement, which is part of the university’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion initiatives.

Minimum requirements: Candidates must have a PhD in economics by August 2024. Candidates must have teaching experience with at least three credit hours of economics as an instructor of record. A clear background check is also required for this position.

About the School: The AACSB-accredited Martha and Spencer Love School of Business has emerged from a time of dramatic growth to become a leader in business education. Our faculty are both dynamic teachers who promote engaged learning and leading scholars who publish their work in top journals. In 2023, Poets and Quants ranked the school’s undergraduate program #39 in the nation.

About the University: Elon University has built a national reputation as the premier student-centered liberal arts university that values strong relationships between students and their faculty and staff mentors. Elon's 6,700 students prepare to become the ethical leaders the world needs, putting their knowledge into action on campus, in the community and around the globe. Elon is known for academic excellence across the curriculum, and for experiential learning programs in study abroad, undergraduate research, leadership, interfaith dialogue, civic engagement and community service. Elon is ranked among the top-100 National Universities and is ranked #1 in the nation for undergraduate teaching. U.S. News & World Report recognizes Elon more than any other university in the nation for academic programs that "Focus on Student Success."

Elon University is an equal employment opportunity employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff and student body and welcomes all applicants. To learn more about Elon, please visit the University web site at

To apply: Candidates who are interested in pursuing a career in a diverse department that values teaching, mentoring and policy-oriented scholarship and who desire to contribute to our climate of inclusivity are strongly encouraged to address these in their cover letter. Applicants must submit a cover letter, CV, evidence of teaching effectiveness including teaching evaluations, a job market paper, and three letters of recommendation. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled, with applications received by November 1 receiving full consideration.

Contact: Economics Search Committee Chair Dr. Steve DeLoach (

Application Requirements:
  • teaching philosophy
  • Letters of Reference
  • Teaching Evaluations
  • Job Market Paper
  • Cover Letter
  • CV
Application deadline: 01/31/2024
  • Application Deadline Has Passed