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Assistant or Associate Professor of Economics

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Posting Details

Position Information

Academic Home Department: Economics, Finance and Quantitative Analysis
Posting Job Title: Assistant or Associate Professor of Economics
Recruitment Type: Tenure-Track Faculty
Position Details

Full Time Faculty Rank: Assistant Professor or Associate Professor - TBD
Area of Specialty-Discipline: Economics
Administrative/Distinguished Title - Working Title if applicable:
Position Status: Regular Faculty
Tenure Track Status: Tenure Track
Terms of Employment: 9-Month
Contract Type: Full-time
Date Position Available: 08/06/2018
Position Qualifications/Responsibilities

Position Qualifications - Responsibilities:

Teach at the undergraduate and graduate levels in economics at a highly effective level.

Maintain a quality research pipeline and publish in quality academic journals.

Perform meaningful service for the department and profession.

The qualified applicant should also have a passion for working with our new “Center for the Study of Markets and Economic Opportunity”.

Required Education - Experience - Skills (Minimum Qualifications):

Earned Doctorate (or expectation of earning a doctorate prior to Fall 2018; degree must be conferred by start date) in Economics, or related discipline or the foreign equivalent. Applicants with the training, ability, and/or experience equivalent to the minimum degree may be considered.

Application Procedure

Application Deadline Date: 11/17/2017
Questions About Position Opening:

Please send all questions related to this search to Dr. Tim Mathews, Search Committee Chair at:

Additional Information for Applicants

Our department will be attending the AEA meetings in Philadelphia.

Application Instructions

Please submit all materials through the online system. e-mailed applications and hard copy applications will not be accepted.

Posting Details

KSU Faculty Posting Number: 000595
USG Applicant Clearing House Position ID: 37349
Departmental/College Overview:
Kennesaw State University Campus and Location:

For more than 50 years, Kennesaw State University has been known for its entrepreneurial spirit and sense of community. Offering campuses in Marietta and Kennesaw, the university is located just north of Atlanta and combines a suburban setting with access to one of the country’s most dynamic cities. As Georgia’s third-largest university, Kennesaw State offers more than 100 undergraduate and graduate degrees, including a growing number of doctoral programs. Designated by the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia as a comprehensive university, Kennesaw State is committed to becoming a world-class academic institution positioned to broaden its academic and research missions and expand its scope on a local, regional and national level.

EEO Statement:

Kennesaw State University, a member of the University System of Georgia, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and/or veteran status. Georgia is an Open Records state.

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Letter of Application
  2. Current Curriculum Vitae
  3. Unofficial Academic Transcripts (official transcripts due upon hire)
  4. List of Names and Contact Information of Three References
  5. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  6. Sample Publications - Scholarship 1
Optional Documents
  1. Teaching Portfolio
  2. Summary of Teaching Evaluations
  3. Sample Publications - Scholarship 2
  4. Sample Publications - Scholarship 3
  5. Other Documents