JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2023 - July 31, 2023

Wentworth Institute of Technology

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School of Sciences and Humanities
Environmental Economics Faculty

JOE ID Number: 2023-01_111471491
Date Posted: 02/13/2023
Date Inactive: 07/31/2023
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Environmental Economics Faculty
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Boston, Massachusetts, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: Q5 -- Environmental Economics
Environmental Justice
Urban Development
Resilience and Adaptation
Environmental Policy
Human Migration
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Wentworth Institute of Technology’s School of Sciences and Humanities invites applications for an open-rank full-time faculty position in Environmental Economics beginning August 15, 2023.

SoSH faculty are currently reimagining our curricular offerings and expanding our commitment to teaching about sustainable cities and environmental justice. Ideal candidates will contribute to our emerging work around environmental policy, energy markets, policy, and incentives, anthropogenic environmental disruptions and climate change, resilience and adaptation, human migration, urban development, gender equality, poverty, the interplay between the economy and ecology, and related topics.

This faculty member will be responsible for teaching at the undergraduate level Environmental Economics, Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Principles of Economics, and additional courses in their area of specialization. Faculty typically teach three 4-credit courses each Fall and Spring semester, with opportunities for additional Summer teaching. Wentworth faculty are teacher-scholars who maintain an active research and publishing agenda while also providing service to the university, community, and discipline.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
Application deadline: 07/31/2023
Application Instructions:
Applications must be submitted through the Wentworth Institute of Technology website. Candidates should submit a cover letter addressing the qualifications identified in this position description, current Curriculum Vitae, contact information for three professional references, Teaching Statement that includes discussion of how research relates to teaching, through areas such as course development, student research opportunities, etc., Diversity Statement describing strategies for fostering an inclusive learning environment and experiences working with diverse communities. Review of applications will begin on March 15th and continue until the position is filled.