Assistant Professor of Microeconomics
The Economics Department invites applications for an Assistant Professor for the 2021-22
academic year, with a teaching load of three courses per semester. The successful
candidate will be responsible for teaching intermediate microeconomics, and two electives
in applied microeconomics, preferably Environmental Economics, Labor Economics and
Applied Econometrics. We are also open to other areas like Health Economics and Development
Economics. They will also teach introductory economics and statistics as well as courses
for campus-wide programs such as the First-Year Experience and Gateway Colloquium. The
successful candidate will exhibit excellence in undergraduate teaching with a commitment
to diversity and inclusion. IWU is fully invested in the teacher-scholar model. Application
materials submitted should substantively address candidate’s experience and commitment
to advancing a diverse and inclusive learning environment, and provide evidence of
ways they support social, cultural, and learning differences to ensure reaching out
to all students in their classrooms.
A completed Ph.D. by August 2021 is preferred; ABDs will be considered. Review of
applications will begin November 13, 2020 and continue until the position is filled.
Candidates should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement on teaching
and research, graduate transcript, teaching evaluations if available, and two letters
of recommendation online at: https://www.aeaweb.org/joe/listings.php.
IWU is a private liberal arts institution with high academic standards. We are an
Equal Opportunity Employer firmly committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion. See http://www.iwu.edu/iwujobs/. For additional information contact Professor David S. Marvin at firstname.lastname@example.org or