Assistant Professor of Economics

Job description

Assistant Professor of Economics

Posting #: 1592
Position Status: Faculty, Full-time regular
Location: San Diego
Position Type: School of Business, Faculty

Position Title & Department:

Assistant Professor of EconomicsPosting #


Department Description:

The School of Business is committed to developing socially responsibly leaders with a global mindset through academically rigorous, relevant and values-based education and research. Degree programs in the School of Business are AACSB accredited, with the undergraduate and MBA programs being highly ranked both domestically and internationally.

Detailed Description:

The University of San Diego invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Economics with specific emphasis on macroeconomics and/or analytics to begin in Fall 2020. The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. in Economics prior to the start of the appointment and is expected to maintain a record of exceptional scholarly achievement and dedication to teaching excellence and service in a liberal arts environment. Teaching responsibilities include introductory and upper-level courses at either the undergraduate or graduate levels in macroeconomics or business analytics, along with field courses that reflect the candidate's research and teaching interests.

Job Requirements:

Ph.D. in Economics prior to the start of the appointment.

Background check: Successful completion of a pre-employment background check.

Degree Verification Requirement: Persons offered employment in this position will be required to provide official education transcripts for degree verification purposes.

Posting Salary:

Commensurate with experience; Excellent Benefits.

The University of San Diego offers a very competitive benefits package, to include medical, dental, vision, a 12% retirement contribution given to you by the University (with three year vesting period), and access to on-campus Fitness Centers. Please visit the benefits section of our website to view all of the perks and benefits that USD has to offer. USD: Human Resources: Benefits

Special Application Instructions:Resume Required Click 'Apply Now' to complete our online application and, for full consideration, applicants should submit the following: (1) a cover letter, (2) curriculum vita, (3) statements on teaching and research, (4) teaching evaluations, (5) job market paper, and (6) three letters of reference. Full consideration for an interview at the Allied Social Science Association (ASSA) conference in San Diego will be given to applications completed by November 1, 2019. Interview preference at the Allied Social Science Association (ASSA) conference in San Diego will be given to applicants who apply by November 1, 2019 but the application process will be open until the position is filled.

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The University of San Diego is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion and is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the campus community.

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Advertised: September 18, 2019 Pacific Daylight Time
Applications close: January 02, 2020 Pacific Standard Time




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Posted: 9/19/2019
Application Due: 1/2/2020
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