JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)
February 1, 2022 - July 31, 2022
Position Title/Short Description
Section: US: Other Academic (Part-time or Adjunct)
Location: Medford, Massachusetts, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: A1 -- General Economics
introductory economics with environmental applications
Full Text of JOE Listing:
The Department of Economics is seeking to hire up to three, part-time, non-tenure-track faculty members, to teach at least one and up to three undergraduate classes in the academic year 2022-2023. The interest is in introductory economics, with emphasis on environmental applications; intermediate economics (both micro and macro); and statistics and basic econometrics. This appointment will begin September 2022, will be for one academic year in duration, and may be renewable. Compensation is governed by the Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) governing part-time faculty employment and includes eligibility for health, dental, vision, and insurance benefits, if teaching three or more courses. The Tufts Economics Department is dedicated to effective teaching that both recognizes the diversity of student experiences and that is committed to an inclusive and as equitable a learning experience as possible.
All candidates are expected to possess a Ph.D. or to complete their Ph.D. by 31 August 2022. Qualified candidates will possess evidence of successful teaching and will demonstrate expertise in the areas of undergraduate interest.
The Department of Economics at Tufts University values civic engagement and diversity among its faculty and students, and strongly encourages applications from women and members of underrepresented groups. Tufts University has a commitment to become an anti-racist institution, and the Department of Economics shares this commitment.
Application Instructions: Candidates should send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy including three letters of recommendation uploaded directly to Interfolio. Either the cover letter or the teaching statement should include a statement describing the candidate’s commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. All application materials must be submitted via Interfolio at .
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Please contact Debra Knox at with any questions. Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
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