Assistant Professor of Economics - University of Puget Sound in Tacoma Washington

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University of Puget Sound

Tacoma, Washington 98416

United States


Detailed Job Description

Assistant Professor of Economics

Department of Economics, full-time, tenure-line position to begin Fall term 2016

The Department of Economics is seeking an empirical economist with preparation to teach and undertake research in urban economics or macroeconomics.  Secondary fields of interest are health economics, development economics, labor economics or law and economics.  Standard teaching assignment is three courses per semester.  Duties include advising students and participating in departmental and university governance.

Ph.D. (or ABD) in Economics

Rank: Assistant Professor

Salary is commensurate with education and experience.

Puget Sound offers a generous benefits package. For more information, visit:

About Puget Sound: The University of Puget Sound is located in Tacoma, Washington, a vibrant, diverse mid-sized urban port city.  Within, and near, Tacoma there is ready access to urban, rural, and natural areas as well as opportunities to participate in a wide variety of cultural activities.

To apply, please visit:

Application Deadline: Search and selection procedures will be closed when a sufficient number of qualified candidates have been identified. Interested individuals are encouraged to submit application materials no later than November 8, 2015 to ensure consideration.

Required Documents:
Please submit curriculum vitae (CV) when prompted to submit resume. Additional documents can be attached within the application before submission. Applications submitted without the required attachments will not be considered.

Curriculum Vitae
Teaching Statement
Research Statement
Teaching Evaluations
Letter of Interest
Three (3) Letters of Reference. You will be prompted to enter the contact information for three (3) reference providers. The system will email these reference providers to request a letter on the next business day.

Diversity Statement - Please respond briefly to the following questions. What does it mean to have a commitment to diversity? How would you develop and apply your commitment at the University of Puget Sound?

All offers of employment are contingent on successful completion of a background inquiry.
Commitment to Diversity: Puget Sound is committed to an environment that welcomes and supports diversity. We seek diversity of identity, thought, perspective, and background in our students, faculty, and staff. Please view the University Diversity Statement.

The University of Puget Sound is an equal opportunity employer.


Keyword Phrases

  • Economics
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: At least 1 years
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Best if Apply By 11/8/2015