JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2017 - July 31, 2017

Grand Valley State University

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Seidman College of Business
Economics Department
Visiting Faculty in Economics

JOE ID Number: 2017-01_111457610
Date Posted: 03/07/2017
Date Inactive: 07/31/2017
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Visiting Faculty in Economics
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Locations: Grand Rapids, Michigan, UNITED STATES
Allendale, Michigan, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: A -- General Economics and Teaching
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Seidman College of Business Economics Department at Grand Valley State University is hiring at least one Visiting Faculty, with a one-year contract, beginning August 2017. We seek applied economists to teach undergraduate courses, but are flexible about candidate fields. Candidates must have some experience teaching Economics. Teaching load is twenty-four credit hours per academic year (typically 12 per semester) with some expectation of involvement with curriculum-related service activities. Preference will be given to candidates with a Doctorate in Economics, however ABD candidates will be considered. Salary is competitive. GVSU is a comprehensive regional university with over 25,000 students ( We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity institution.

Candidates must apply online at the JOE Network and attach a (1) cover letter, (2) curriculum vitae, (3) unofficial transcripts from the Ph.D. granting institution, (4) a research paper, (5) a statement of teaching philosophy, and (6) all teaching evaluations from the two most recent years of teaching experience with department/school comparisons. Do not send paper copies of these materials. Three letters of recommendation are also required and must be uploaded digitally on the JOE Network website by your letter writers or a surrogate. Instructions can be found at

Application Requirements:
  • Transcripts
  • Letters of Reference
  • Statement of teaching philosophy
  • Questions for Candidates
  • Cover Letter
  • CV
  • Job Market Paper
  • Teaching Evaluations
  • Application Deadline Has Passed