JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2018 - January 31, 2019

Franklin College

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Business, Mathematics & Computing Division
Economics, Business & Accounting
Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Economics

JOE ID Number: 2018-02_111460720
Date Posted: 09/18/2018
Date Inactive: 01/31/2019
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Economics
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Franklin, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: A -- General Economics and Teaching
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Franklin College invites applications for a full-time, tenure track position in Economics at the Assistant Professor level. The position begins in August 2019. We provide a strong, active, and tailored liberal arts education through small class sizes and intentional relationships between students and their faculty mentors. Located about 20 miles from downtown Indianapolis, we support purposeful and practical academic experiences in and out of the classroom that leverage this location as students pursue personal, intellectual and professional growth. Please see for more details.

The historically strong business program is committed to delivering fundamentals needed in the market today through increasingly immersive and hands-on methods of teaching and learning. The college is embarking on a similar initiative campus-wide.

The ideal candidate is an enthusiastic educator who is committed to active and engaged teaching in the areas of economics and economics related courses. Courses may include intermediate economics; econometrics; math for economics, business, and accounting; applied statistics; money and banking and labor economics. Teaching in the college’s liberal arts program is encouraged. Typical teaching load includes 24 semester hours a year and an every-third-year Winter Term class. Broad service to the college, such as advising and committee work, is also required.

Candidates who can demonstrate a dedication to teaching and a genuine interest in working with undergraduates in a small-college liberal arts setting will be given preference. Candidates must provide evidence of their ability to effectively deliver college level instruction. PhD preferred. ABD considered for hire; doctorate required for tenure.

Review of applications will begin November 1, 2018. Applicants should submit a complete application via the application link - Franklin College Faculty Application. A complete application will include letter of application, vita, transcripts, three current letters of recommendation with contact information or a list of three references with contact information, and a statement of teaching philosophy to:

Franklin College
Office of Human Resources
101 Branigin Blvd.
Franklin, IN 46131

Franklin College is committed to equal opportunity employment. You are encouraged to read our statement in its entirety at

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Reference Instructions:
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