Continuing Track Faculty Position - Economics

University of Delaware

University of Delaware: Lerner College of Business & Economics: Economics
Location: Newark, DE

An innovative leader in research and teaching, the University of Delaware combines a rich historic legacy with a commitment to undergraduate education and the latest in advanced technology. With external funding exceeding $200 million, the University ranks among the top 100 universities in federal R&D support. Enhanced by state-of-the-art facilities, research is conducted across all seven colleges and numerous interdisciplinary institutes and centers. The main campus in Newark, Delaware, provides the amenities of a vibrant college town with convenient access to the major cities of the East Coast.

The Department of Economics in the Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics at the University of Delaware invites applicants for a Continuing Track faculty position. Our ideal candidate should have demonstrated teaching excellence and be interested in establishing a long-term teaching career at the University of Delaware, making a significant contribution to our undergraduate program. Candidates should be prepared to teach Money and Banking and International Economics, as well as core undergraduate courses and other undergraduate electives. The teaching load will be four courses per semester. Salary for the position will be competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Information about the University of Delaware and the Department of Economics is available at:


Candidates will have, or expect to have completed a Ph.D. in economics by August 31, 2017.

Application Instructions

Application materials, including a cover letter briefly highlighting the candidate's teaching experience, a curriculum vita, a teaching statement, and contact information for three letters of recommendation must be submitted online at In addition, application materials, including cover letter briefly highlighting the candidate's teaching experience, a curriculum vita, a teaching statement, and three letters of recommendation must be submitted online at The application deadline is January 3, 2017. Review of applications will begin immediately. Selected candidates will be interviewed at the ASSA meetings in Chicago, January 6 - 8, 2017.

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