JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2023 - January 31, 2024

University of North Carolina at Charlotte

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Academic Affairs
Department of Economics, Belk College of Business
Assistant Professor in Economics (Tenure Track)

JOE ID Number: 2023-02_111473109
Date Posted: 11/02/2023
Date Inactive: 01/31/2024
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor in Economics (Tenure Track)
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Charlotte, North Carolina, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
D0 -- General
E0 -- General
00 -- 00 - Default: Any Field
Salary Range: Competitive
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte invites applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor to begin August 12, 2024.

The Department of Economics offers an M.S. in Economics. The Department also plays a key role in the Ph.D. in Business Administration with a Major in Finance, the Ph.D. in Public Policy, and the M.S. in Mathematical Finance programs. The ideal candidate will provide high-quality instruction in one or more of those programs depending on the candidate’s fields.

High-quality research and teaching at both the graduate and undergraduate levels are expected of the successful candidate. Preference will be given to candidates with research interests in applied microeconomics or macroeconomics with strong quantitative and econometric skills. Candidates should have a completed doctorate in economics or a related field by the start of the appointment and must meet academic qualifications as described in the Belk College Policy on Qualified Faculty Status.

The Department prefers candidates with prior experience working with a student population from a variety of different backgrounds, including various ages, races, ethnicities, backgrounds, identities, and abilities, in order to support the mission and initiatives of the Department and College.

Informational URL: For more information, email: Dr. Craig Depken, chair of the search committee at

About the College:
The Belk College of Business at UNC Charlotte is North Carolina’s urban research business school. We are committed to creating an inclusive culture that inspires a passion for knowledge and intellectual growth as well as a dedication to service. We engage in research that fosters innovative business theory, policy, and practice. In strategic partnership with the Greater Charlotte region, we educate our students to become leaders who are critical thinkers, ethically informed, and globally aware.

As an EOE/AA employer and an Advance Institution that strives to create an academic climate in which the dignity of all individuals is respected and maintained, the University of North Carolina at Charlotte encourages applications from all underrepresented groups.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
Application deadline: 11/17/2023
Application Instructions:
Application Instructions & Process
Applications must be made electronically at (Position 4254) and include the following items: 1) a cover letter describing the applicant’s qualifications for the position and indicating fields of specialization, 2) the applicant’s current Curriculum Vitae, and 3) a sample of the applicant’s recent research. Applicants applying are strongly encouraged to submit research and teaching statements. In addition, three letters of recommendation should be emailed to

Applicants who wish to be considered at the Assistant Professor level should apply to both open positions in the Department of Economics (Assistant/Associate: position 4260; and Assistant: position 4254). The review of applications will begin on November 17, 2023 and continue until the position is filled. The position is contingent on final budgetary approval. Prior to hiring, the selected candidate is subject to a criminal background check and must provide official transcripts.