JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2023 - January 31, 2024

Southern Methodist University

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Dedman College
Lecturer in Economics

JOE ID Number: 2023-02_111473050
Date Posted: 10/30/2023
Date Inactive: 01/31/2024
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Lecturer in Economics
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
JEL Classification: 00 -- 00 - Default: Any Field
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Southern Methodist University Department of Economics Dedman College
Dallas, Texas 75275

Lecturer Position [Position Numbers: 00006064 and 00050102]

JEL Classification.
00 -- Default: Any Field

Position numbers 00006064 and 00052319. The Department of Economics in Dedman College of Southern Methodist University (SMU) invites applications for two non-tenure track Lecturers. We are interested in candidates with teaching expertise and interest in any area of economics. The position entails a three year contract with the possibility of renewal, a typical 4-4 teaching load with no service or research required. Teaching responsibilities will primarily be undergraduate courses with the possibility of a limited number of masters level courses. We seek an innovative and inclusive educators and mentors for undergraduates and graduate students.

Minimum Qualifications. Ph.D. in Economics or related field is required by August 1, 2024. Position start date is August 1, 2024.

Application. Applications must be submitted via Interfolio at Candidates should upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, and three letters of recommendation. To ensure full consideration for the position, the application must be received by February 1, 2024, but the committee will continue to accept applications until the position is filled. The committee will notify applicants of the employment decision after the position is filled. For additional information on this position send inquiries to Hiring is contingent upon the satisfactory completion of a background check.

Department. The SMU Department of Economics is home to a passionate group of research active scholars. Economics is the second most popular major at SMU amongst undergraduates. With support from the American Economic Association, the department has an active mentoring and event project, SMU Underrepresented Minorities Economics Program (SMʱRM). We also maintain successful master’s and Ph.D. programs. For more information see

University. SMU is a nationally-ranked, private, non-sectarian research institution located in one of the nation’s fastest growing metropolitan areas. Researchers are part of an inclusive and intellectually vibrant community of internationally recognized scholars across the humanities, social sciences, mathematical sciences, engineering, and business. SMU offers excellent benefits including full same-sex domestic partner benefits. The City of Dallas is one of the nation’s most cosmopolitan commercial and cultural centers, and the

Dallas–Fort Worth metroplex is the fourth largest in the US. Dallas’ quality of life is exceptional, with a relatively low cost of living and a variety of housing options. A full range of professional sports teams, music venues, a lively and innovative restaurant scene, and more make Dallas an extremely livable city. Explore Dedman College at, and SMU at

SMU will not discriminate in any program or activity on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation, or gender identity and expression. The Executive Director for Access and Equity/Title IX Coordinator is designated to handle inquiries regarding nondiscrimination policies and may be reached at the Perkins Administration Building, Room 204, 6425 Boaz Lane, Dallas, TX 75205, 214-768-3601,

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 02/01/2024