JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2022 - July 31, 2022

University of St. Thomas

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Visiting Faculty, Economics

JOE ID Number: 2022-01_111469431
Date Posted: 06/20/2022
Date Inactive: 07/31/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Visiting Faculty, Economics
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: St. Paul, Minnesota, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: A2 -- Economic Education and Teaching of Economics
macroeconomic principles
microeconomic principles
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The University of St. Thomas Department of Economics invites applications for one full-time one-year visiting professor position beginning on September 1, 2022. We seek applications from candidates in any area. The typical teaching load consists of 6 courses for the year, with a combination of macroeconomic or microeconomic principles and the possibility of one or two upper-division courses (some preference may be given to intermediate macroeconomics).

The University of St. Thomas embraces diversity, inclusion, and equal opportunity for all. Our convictions of dignity, diversity and personal attention call us to embody and champion a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment. The University is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer (EOE). All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. We are committed to building a skilled team that represents a variety of backgrounds and perspectives. This commitment is consistent with our mission: Inspired by Catholic intellectual tradition, the University of St. Thomas educates students to be morally responsible leaders who think critically, act wisely, and work skillfully to advance the common good. A successful candidate will possess a commitment to the ideals of this mission.

Candidates should have at minimum a Master’s degree in economics (Ph.D. or A.B.D. preferred) and experience in teaching university-level economics.

For full consideration, materials should be submitted online at Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Initial screening interviews will be conducted via Zoom. Candidates will be asked to copy/paste a position-specific cover letter into the application, and include the listed documents below:

Evidence of Teaching Effectiveness
A short statement of teaching philosophy
Unofficial Graduate Transcript
Candidates should complete the reference section of the application. No references will be contacted without first getting the permission of the candidate. Do not upload recommendation letters as part of the online application process.

If you have questions regarding the position, please contact Dr. Hong Wu, Department Chair (

Established in 1885, the University of St. Thomas is located in the major metropolitan area of Minneapolis-St. Paul, and is Minnesota’s largest private university. Its 10,000 students pursue degrees in a wide range of liberal arts, professional, and graduate programs.

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Application Requirements:
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