JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2022 - January 31, 2023

East Carolina University

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The Department of Economics
Chairperson and James E. and Constance Paul Distinguished Professor

JOE ID Number: 2022-02_111471097
Date Posted: 11/23/2022
Date Inactive: 01/31/2023
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Chairperson and James E. and Constance Paul Distinguished Professor
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Greenville, North Carolina, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: O -- Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth
Full Text of JOE Listing:

East Carolina University

Chairperson and James E. and Constance Paul Distinguished Professor
Vacancy #: 940368
Recruitment Range: Commensurate with Qualifications
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
The Department of Economics ( at East Carolina University ( invites applications for the position of Chairperson and James E. and Constance Paul Distinguished Professor. This is a 12-month, leave-earning position that is set to begin 7/1/2023.

The Chair will provide effective administrative and intellectual leadership for the department. Responsibilities include facilitating strategic planning and resource allocation; promoting excellence in faculty research and teaching; mentoring faculty and students; fostering faculty members’ efforts to secure external funding; ensuring quality, integrity, and growth of student degree programs; supporting departmental, college, and university policies and standards; fostering collegial relations in departmental governance; effectively representing the department to internal and external constituents; teaching and maintain an active research agenda.
The selected Chair will also serve as the James E. and Constance Paul Distinguished Professor in the Department of Economics for an initial 5-year appointment, with possibility of renewal for subsequent terms.

Contingent upon available funds.

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Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
Application deadline: 01/31/2023
Application Instructions:
To apply, complete a candidate profile and submit application materials online at using the position number 940368. Required application materials include the following:
1) A CV
2) A cover letter indicating interest in the position and relevant administrative experience
3) A statement of leadership philosophy and commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion
4) The names and email addresses of three references.
Letters of recommendation will be requested later for candidates selected for initial interviews. Official transcripts and 2-3 official letters of reference are required upon employment.
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.
Screening begins December 10, 2022 and will continue until the position is filled. Questions may be addressed to Dr. Alan Christensen (, Search Committee Chair.
Please submit an online ECU application for vacancy # 940368 to ECU Human Resources at