JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2021 - January 31, 2022

University of Mississippi

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Assistant Professor

JOE ID Number: 2021-02_111467825
Date Posted: 10/07/2021
Date Inactive: 01/31/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Oxford, Mississippi, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
00 -- 00 - Default: Any Field
K -- Law and Economics
Law and Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department has a need for an economist who specializes in law and economics and who can teach at both the graduate and the undergraduate levels. The candidate will be expected to contribute to our undergraduate emphasis in law and economics and our 3+3 program with the law school. The ability to teach Public Choice at the graduate level is a plus, but not required.

A Ph.D. completed by August 2022, is expected.

To be considered, applicants must apply and provide all documentation online at Applicants must provide a curriculum vita, one working paper, a graduate transcript, and three letters of recommendation. The letter of application should describe current and projected research and teaching interests.

Department is within the College of Liberal Arts and offers the B.A., B.S., M.A. and PhD. degrees; please visit for more information about the Department. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled or until an acceptable pool has been accumulated. Preliminary interviews will be conducted over Zoom.

The university and the department are committed to creating and maintaining a diverse and inclusive academic community in which all members are equally respected and valued. We define diversity broadly to include, but not limited to, race, ethnicity, nationality, citizenship, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, socioeconomic background, (dis)ability, veteran status, political philosophy or affiliation, and age.

The University of Mississippi is an EOE/AA/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability/Sexual
Orientation/Gender Identity/Title VI/Title VII/Title IX/504/ADA/ADEA employer.

Application Requirements:
  • Letters of Reference
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 01/31/2022