JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2018 - January 31, 2019

Michigan State University

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James Madison College
Assistant Professor

JOE ID Number: 2018-02_111460352
Date Posted: 08/09/2018
Date Inactive: 01/31/2019
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: East Lansing, Michigan, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Political Economy/Political Theory
Salary Range: Competitive
Full Text of JOE Listing:

James Madison College at Michigan State University seeks applicants for an Assistant Professor Tenure-Stream position in political economy/political theory with a focus on state and marketplace interaction and the history of modern commercial democracy. The position fills a commitment to infuse economics training with a major that focuses on modern constitutional democracy from the perspective of political philosophy. Potential research and teaching focus include feminist theory, religion and economics, family and gender issues in the workplace, and federalism, as such issues complement the study of constitutional structure and modern capitalism.

Successful candidates will have ability to teach courses on state and market interaction as well as courses in the history of political thought. Applicants should demonstrate commitment to excellence in undergraduate teaching in an interdisciplinary program and to achieving a substantial record of scholarship. Ph.D. is required by time of appointment. MSU is an Affirmative Action/Equal opportunity employer. MSU is committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity. The university actively encourages applications and/or nominations of women, persons of color, veterans, and persons with disabilities.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
Application deadline: 10/15/2018
Application Instructions:
Applicants must apply for this position via the MSU Applicant Tracking System:, see posting number 518407 for instructions. Review of applications begins October 15, 2018.