JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2022 - July 31, 2022

St. Olaf College

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Department of Economics
Visiting Assistant Professor (Race/Gender) 2022-23

JOE ID Number: 2022-01_111469318
Date Posted: 05/11/2022
Date Inactive: 07/31/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Visiting Assistant Professor (Race/Gender) 2022-23
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Northfield, Minnesota, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: A2 -- Economic Education and Teaching of Economics
Race and Gender
liberal arts college
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics at St. Olaf College invites applications for a full-time, one-year position in Economics at the level of Instructor or Assistant Professor, to begin August 2022. A Ph.D. in economics is preferred though A.B.D.s in economics with undergraduate teaching experience will receive full consideration. We seek candidates with the experience and interest in teaching a course on race and gender.

The department is particularly interested in applicants who can and will advance the College’s goals for diversity equity and inclusion. We request that in the letter of application, candidates address their potential to contribute to the St. Olaf community that maintains a diversity of people and perspectives as one of its core values. We strongly encourage applications from Black, Indigenous, and people of color and members of other underrepresented groups in accordance with our equity goals.

Review of applications will begin on May 3 and will continue until the position is filled. Applications received by that date will receive fullest consideration.

Questions about the position, department, or college may be directed to Ashley Hodgson, Department Chair, at Applicants who need assistance with the online application process should call 507-786-3356.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
Application deadline: 07/31/2022
Application Instructions:
Applicants must submit materials online at A complete application includes:
1. Cover letter
2. Curriculum vitae
3. Graduate transcript (official or unofficial)
4. Statement of teaching philosophy
5. The contact information for three professional references who can speak to your abilities in teaching and scholarship (St. Olaf solicits letters directly after an initial round of screening.)