JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2022 - July 31, 2022

The College of Wooster

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Department of Economics
Visiting Assistant Professor

JOE ID Number: 2022-01_111468880
Date Posted: 02/01/2022
Date Inactive: 07/31/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Visiting Assistant Professor
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Wooster, Ohio, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
A2 -- Economic Education and Teaching of Economics
B0 -- General
F0 -- General
H0 -- General
I0 -- General
J0 -- General
K0 -- General
L0 -- General
M0 -- General
N0 -- General
O0 -- General
P5 -- Comparative Economic Systems
R0 -- General
Industrial Organization
Public Finance
Economic Development
International Finance
Global Trade
Labor Economics
History of Economic Thought
Urban Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics at the College of Wooster invites applications for TWO one-year, full-time faculty positions beginning Fall 2023, at the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor. Qualified candidates will be ABD or have a Ph.D. completed in Economics.

Required teaching fields include one or more of the following courses: Principles of Economics, Intermediate Microeconomics, or Intermediate Macroeconomics, IO, Public Finance, Development, Int. Finance, Global Trade, Public Finance, Labor Economics, History of Thought, Marketing, and Urban Economics.

The teaching load for full-time faculty typically includes 2 courses each semester and advising 5-7 students per year on individual undergraduate research projects.

As a liberal arts college, we value critical inquiry. We especially welcome applications from candidates who embrace interdisciplinarity and pluralism through a knowledge of contested theoretical/empirical approaches to Economics. In your cover letter, we ask you to comment on how you might contribute to our department culture of pluralistic open inquiry.

Applications received on JOE by March 1, 2022, will receive full consideration.

The College of Wooster is an EO/AA employer and is committed to supporting intellectual and cultural diversity. We especially welcome gender and US minority candidates.

Please send inquiries about the position to

Application Requirements:
  • Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  • Diversity Statement
  • Letters of Reference
  • Transcripts
  • Teaching Evaluations
  • Job Market Paper
  • Cover Letter
  • CV
Application Instructions:
To be given full consideration for the post, applicants must submit a CV, Cover Letter, Job-Market Paper, Teaching Evaluations, Transcripts, Diversity Statement, Statement of Teaching Philosophy, and three letters of recommendation by March 1, 2022. The diversity statement should detail how the applicant expects to engage with issues of diversity in the classroom and the curriculum, as well as on campus and in the broader community. The Department of Economics values and appreciates methodological diversity within Economics and across the social sciences. In your cover letter, we ask you to comment on how you might contribute to our culture of pluralistic open inquiry.
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