JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2023 - July 31, 2023

University of St. Thomas

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Visiting Professor of Economics

JOE ID Number: 2023-01_111471827
Date Posted: 05/16/2023
Date Inactive: 07/31/2023
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Visiting Professor of Economics
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Saint Paul, Minnesota, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: 00 -- 00 - Default: Any Field
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The University of St. Thomas Economics Department invites applications for a Visiting Professor of Economics to begin September 1, 2023, with the possibility of reappointment for a second year. We seek applications from candidates in any field. The typical teaching load consists of 6 courses for the year. The successful candidate is expected to teach a combination of microeconomic or macroeconomic principles, possibly one or two upper-division courses in the candidate’s area(s) of interest, with a maximum of two preps per semester and three preps for the year.

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.

For more information on the department see the Economics Department's website.

Minimum qualification for the position include a Master’s degree in economics, or a closely-related field (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 application materials will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Applications should be received by June 15. 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
Teaching Philosophy
Graduate Transcripts
Sample Course Syllabus

Candidates should complete the reference section of the application. No references will be contacted without first getting the permission of the candidate.

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

Official job posting is available at

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 06/15/2023