JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2014 - January 31, 2015

Brown University

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Visiting Assistant Professor in Economics

JOE ID Number: 2014-02_111452351
Date Posted: 11/27/2014
Date Inactive: 01/31/2015
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Visiting Assistant Professor in Economics
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Providence, Rhode Island, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Full Text of JOE Listing:

One position beginning July 1, 2015, for a Visiting Assistant Professor in Economics.

The appointment will be for a term of one semester or one year. Candidates should hold a tenure-track Assistant Professor position and have a Ph.D. in hand, or firmly expected by August 2015. Our prototypical candidate would be someone 2-4 years post-Ph.D. who is an accomplished teacher and is looking to supplement a one-semester sabbatical with one semester of teaching.

A completed application will include a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, and a copy of important publications or working papers. All candidates must apply online at Three letters of recommendation are required, to provide evidence of excellence in teaching in addition to describing scholarly potential. These letters are to be submitted online, and may come from the applicant’s department chair, colleagues, or mentors. Teaching evaluations are highly recommended to accompany the application package. Applications must be received by February 15, 2015 to be guaranteed full consideration but will be accepted until the position is filled.

Brown University is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive academic global community; as an EEO/AA employer, Brown considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, gender, race, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Link
Application deadline: 02/15/2015