Associate or Full Professor of Economics
Associate or Full Professor of Economics
Job ID: 221556
Location: Kennesaw, Georgia
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University is one of the 50 largest public institutions in the country. KSU offers more than 150 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its more than 41,000 students. With 11 colleges on two metro Atlanta campuses, Kennesaw State is a member of the University System of Georgia and the third-largest university in the state. The university's vibrant campus culture, diverse population, strong global ties, entrepreneurial spirit, and Division I athletics draw students from throughout the region and from 92 countries across the globe. Ranked a top choice for students by U.S. News, Kennesaw State is a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2), placing it among an elite group of only 6 percent of U.S. colleges and universities with an R1 or R2 status.
Our Kennesaw campus is located at 1000 Chastain Road NW, Kennesaw, GA 30144. Our Marietta campus is located at 1100 South Marietta Parkway, Marietta, GA 30060.
Kennesaw State University is now accepting applications for a full-time, nine-month, tenure-track Associate or Full Professor of Economics faculty position beginning August 2021. The individual hired will be affiliated with the “Bagwell Center for the Study of Markets and Economic Opportunity” and a member of the faculty in the Department of Economics, Finance, and Quantitative Analysis, Coles College of Business.
Position responsibilities include teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels in economics at a highly effective level, maintaining a quality research pipeline, publishing in quality academic journals, and performing meaningful service for the department and profession. The qualified applicant should also have a strong interest and passion for working with our “Bagwell Center for the Study of Markets and Economic Opportunity.”
The qualified applicant should have an earned Doctorate, or its foreign equivalent, in Economics or related discipline and a record of publication in peer reviewed academic journals which would warrant appointment at the level of Associate or Full Professor. Strong preference will be given to applicants with specializations in the fields of Public Economics or Industrial Organization, but qualified applicants with a policy relevant research agenda in other economic subfields are also encouraged to apply.
Required Documents to Attach
- Cover Letter
- Unofficial Transcripts (Official Transcripts Due Upon Hire)
- Two Samples of Academic Research
- Evidence of Effective Teaching (e.g., course evaluation reports)
Two professional letters of recommendation will be requested for applicants that are chosen as finalist for the position.
Apply Before Date
Applications received by Sunday, November 29, 2020 will be given full consideration.
For questions about this faculty opening, please contact the search committee chair, Timothy Mathews, at 470-578-2072 or [email protected].
For more information or questions about a faculty job posting, please contact Academic Affairs at [email protected]. For technical support, please call OneUSG Connect Support at 877-251-2644, or by email at [email protected].
Equal Employment Opportunity
Kennesaw State University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. It is the policy of Kennesaw State University to recruit, hire, train, promote and educate persons without regard to age, color, disability, ethnicity, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or status as a protected Veteran. Kennesaw State University is a participant in the Employment Eligibility Verification Program (E-Verify) effective October 15, 2007. Participant ID: 61415
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