JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2022 - January 31, 2023

Goucher College

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Assistant Professor of Economics

JOE ID Number: 2022-02_111470355
Date Posted: 10/05/2022
Date Inactive: 01/31/2023
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor of Economics
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Baltimore, Maryland, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
A1 -- General Economics
J0 -- General
I0 -- General
public health
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Since its founding in 1885, Goucher College has been a place of innovation and excellence. As a private, non-profit liberal arts college of approximately 1,100 undergraduate and 900 graduate students, Goucher is dedicated to teaching students to become complex problem-solvers prepared for the jobs of the future. Small class sizes, a rigorous curriculum, and dedicated faculty and staff allow for personalized mentorship of each student. Named one of the most innovative colleges in the country by U.S. News & World Report, Goucher is a leader in global education and was one of the first, and remains one of the only, colleges in the U.S. to provide 100% of its students with the opportunity to study abroad at no additional charge.

Goucher College invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor in Economics beginning August 2023. We are seeking an economist who can contribute broadly at all levels of our curriculum. We have a particular interest in candidates who can contribute to intermediate theory courses and to elective courses in the following areas: development, public health, or labor. Additionally, the candidate should be eager to contribute to the Goucher Commons Curriculum through first year seminar or complex problem exploration courses and be committed to teaching and scholarship in a liberal arts environment. We also desire candidates who will have a strong commitment to teaching students from diverse backgrounds and a dedication to pedagogies that support equity, inclusivity, and student success. A Ph.D. in economics is required at the time of appointment. Tenure-track faculty are expected to teach five courses per year (20 credits). The review of applications will begin on November 7, 2022 and will continue until the position is filled.

Application Instructions:
Interested applicants must apply online at
Primary consideration will be given to applications submitted by November 7, 2022.
For full consideration, please submit the following application materials online:
• Cover letter addressing teaching interests and areas of expertise
• CV
• Job Market Paper
• Statement of teaching philosophy
• Statement of scholarly interests.
• Statement of commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.
• Evidence of teaching effectiveness (if available)
• 3 References letters (with at least one that specifically addresses teaching if possible)- these will be requested from the referees you put in your application.
• Official transcripts must be provided at the time of hire

Goucher College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 11/07/2022