University of Tennessee at Martin — Assistant / Associate Professor of Economics

Assistant or Associate Professor of Economics:  The University of Tennessee at Martin, College of Business and Global Affairs (CBGA)  Department of Accounting, Finance, Economics and Political Science seeks applications for a tenure track position in Economics at the Assistant or Associate level.  A history of research, publication, and teaching excellence in Economics is essential for consideration of appointment at the Associate rank.

All areas of specialization will be considered, however, preference will be given to candidates who can support both the general Economics and International Business Concentrations within the major.  Candidates should be qualified and willing to teach graduate courses, both online and hybrid.  An earned doctorate in Economics is required (ABD with completion by December 2017 may be considered).  Responsibilities include undergraduate and graduate teaching, research, and outreach activities. For tenure consideration, research efforts must result in journal publications commensurate with the College’s AACSB accreditation and teaching-oriented mission.

Primary responsibilities include teaching economics courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels.  Responsibilities will also include relevant research, student advising, participation in curriculum/program development; assessment and service.  Candidates should demonstrate evidence of, or potential for, strong teaching and quality research.

The position is a nine-month appointment.  Summer teaching is optional and available depending on demand.

Salary: Competitive and commensurate with experience.

To Apply:  Applications should be made online at http://www.utm.edu/departments/personnel/fac_emp.php.  An application will include a letter of interest, a curriculum vitae, a list of three (3) references (including names, titles, addresses, phone numbers, and email addresses), and graduate transcripts (official or unofficial).

Application Deadline:  March 31, 2017; search will remain open until position is filled.

The University of Tennessee at Martin is a primary campus in the University of Tennessee System.  The campus is located in Northwest Tennessee approximately 125 miles north of Memphis and 150 miles west of Nashville.  The University of Tennessee at Martin has a combined graduate and undergraduate enrollment of approximately 7,000 students.  The emphasis is solidly on excellence in undergraduate instruction.  We seek candidates who demonstrate a similar commitment.

UT Martin is an EEO/AA/Title VI/Title IX/Section 504/ADA/ADEA employer.  The University seeks to diversify its work force.  Therefore, all qualified applicants, regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, disability or Vietnam veteran status, are strongly encouraged to apply.


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