JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2017 - July 31, 2017

Texas Lutheran University

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Business and Economics
Assistant Professor of Economics

JOE ID Number: 2017-01_111457524
Date Posted: 02/10/2017
Date Inactive: 07/31/2017
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor of Economics
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Seguin, Texas, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: A2 -- Economic Education and Teaching of Economics
General Economics and Teaching
Tenure Track
Team Oriented Department
Research with Undergraduates
Salary Range: competitive
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Texas Lutheran University Department of Business and Economics invites applications for a full time, tenure track faculty position, beginning August 2017. We seek a team-oriented colleague, a dedicated educator to teach a wide array of introductory and advanced economics and business (finance track) courses, committed to challenging students in a diverse student body, including involvement of talented students in undergraduate research.

Requirements include:
• Ph.D. in Economics (or ABD, with completion by start date).
• Pursuit of excellence/ innovation in undergraduate teaching.
• Commitment to university/community service, business outreach, professional development.
• Understanding/support of the mission of Texas Lutheran University.

Preference given for following:
• Student engagement/active learning classroom focus;
• 18 graduate hours in econ-related or math/stats field;
• Interest in teaching cross-disciplinary, on-line, blended, Honors, freshman-experience, study abroad courses.

Salary competitive; excellent benefits. Texas Lutheran University is affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. Full job announcement and submission instructions found at our website,

Texas Lutheran University is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and also is subject to the provisions of the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 (IRCA). Texas Lutheran University is committed to diversity.

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Reference Instructions:
Arrange for three confidential letters of reference to be submitted separately. These letters may be from the list of professional references or from others. At least one of the letters should specifically address the candidate’s teaching experience.
Application Instructions:
Please submit a letter of application addressing the stated required and preferred candidate attributes, a current curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, and contact information for three professional references (names, addresses, e-mail, and telephone numbers). Single-file, electronic submissions are preferred.

Please send your submissions electronically to or by mail
Professor Melanie Thompson
Chair, Department of Business/Economics
Texas Lutheran University, 1000 W Court Street, Seguin, TX, 78155 Phone: (830) 372-6904