JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)
February 1, 2022 - July 31, 2022
Virginia Military institute
Position Title/Short Description
Section: US: Other Academic (Part-time or Adjunct)
Location: Lexington, Virginia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: A1 -- General Economics
Principles of Macroeconomics
Full Text of JOE Listing:
Adjunct Instructor Principles of Microeconomics/Principles of Macro-Economics
The Department of Economics and Business at the Virginia Military Institute (VMI) invites applications for a faculty position starting August 2022. The successful candidate must demonstrate a commitment to teaching at the undergraduate level and have a desire to join an interdisciplinary department. They will be required to teach Principles of Microeconomics and/or Principles of Macroeconomics.
The successful candidate must have excellent teaching and communication skills. The following are the requirements and responsibilities associated with the position:
Responsibilities: Teach Principles of Microeconomics and/or Principles of Macro- economics. Positions are available to teach up to four classes each semester.
Requirements: Candidates must have a Master’s degree in Economics, with recent professional experience in the field, or be a Ph.D. student who has passed their comprehensive/qualifying exams. The ideal candidate will also have experience teaching Economics courses.
In addition to the online application, please include a cover letter, curriculum vita/resume, and copies of all graduate transcripts. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. The successful candidate will be required to undergo a criminal background check.
VMI has approximately 1,700 students that reside on campus (called Post). Lexington, Virginia, with a population of approximately 7,000, is in the southern portion of the Shenandoah Valley and offers a stimulating cultural atmosphere in a rural setting. Washington and Lee University is located adjacent to VMI. Offering excellent public schools, Lexington has been recognized as one of America’s “best small The Department of Economics and Business is AACSB-International accredited. We offer a competitive salary and benefits, with academic rank based on qualifications.
Cadets wear uniforms and faculty observe military courtesies, but no prior military experience is required or expected.
More information about VMI can be found at and a description of the academic program and faculty expectations can be found in the Faculty Handbook.
Candidates apply online at:
In a continuing effort to enrich its academic environment and provide equal educational and employment opportunities, VMI encourages women, minorities, disabled individuals, and veterans to apply. AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service alumni are also encouraged to apply. VMI will provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with documented disabilities to ensure equal access and equal opportunities regarding employment, educational opportunities, programs, and services.