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Faculty Position FY14-104
May 29, 2014                           

Position Title
Assistant Professor (subject to budgetary approval)

Hiring Unit
School of Business, Economics & Finance Department

Job Description
The Southern Illinois University Edwardsville School of Business, Economics & Finance Department is seeking an Assistant Professor of Economics with an emphasis in Applied Microeconomics.  This is a full-time, tenure track position.  Responsibilities include teaching, research, and service activities as well as other duties associated with academic positions.

Qualifications Required
Applicants must have a doctoral degree in Economics or related field (ABD's nearing completion will be considered.  Preference will be given to candidates with a terminal degree from an AACSB-accredited institution.)  Candidates must have an active research agenda in any area of Applied Microeconomics as well as demonstrated teaching excellence.  In addition to principles-, intermediate-, and graduate-level theory courses in Microeconomics, candidates are expected to teach Mathematical Methods and Statistics/Econometrics.

Terms of Appointment
Full-time, 9 month, continuing position beginning August, 2015.

Source of Funds

Commensurate with qualifications.  

Application Process
To be considered for an interview at the ASSA meetings, applications should be received no later than December 8, 2014.  Submit a cover letter indicating interest, a current vitae, official university transcript, 3 letters of reference, a sample research paper, and other supplementary material such as evidence of teaching effectiveness to:

Dr. Ayse Evrensel, Chair
Department of Economics & Finance
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Box 1102
Edwardsville, IL  62026-1102

Electronic submissions may be sent to:

Application Deadline
December 8, 2014 or until position is filled.

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Applicants will be subject to a background check prior to an offer of employment.  Southern Illinois University Edwardsville is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, national origin, religion, disability, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation or veteran’s status in violation of Title VII.

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