Professor of Economics (Assistant or Associate)

The Department of Economics at Illinois Wesleyan University invites applications for a tenure
line position in Economics at the assistant or associate professor level. Employment will begin in
August of 2022. We seek a dynamic, caring academic professional with evidence of teaching
excellence who is dedicated to educating a diverse student body in a liberal arts environment.
Candidates must have graduated from a regionally accredited institution. Applicants are
expected to have earned a Ph.D., though ABDs within one year of completion may also apply.

The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching intermediate macroeconomics, and
electives in applied macroeconomics and international economics, preferably International
Finance and International Trade. They will also teach introductory economics and statistics, as
well as courses for campus-wide programs such as Gateway Colloquium. In addition to
teaching, these positions require advising and mentoring economics students, fostering
relationships with external organizations for the benefit of our students, assisting with
curriculum management, participating in campus committees, and engaging in appropriate
scholarship. Scholarly productivity is supported, including collaborative research with faculty
and students. The University community prides itself on rapport among students, faculty, and

Illinois Wesleyan is a nationally ranked, small, private, undergraduate liberal arts university
with selective admission criteria and a tradition of teaching excellence. Consistent with the
University's mission that emphasizes integration of the liberal arts and professional education,
the Department of Economics strives for excellence in undergraduate economics by preparing
professionals with a strong applied and theoretical foundation in economics. Our graduates are
widely respected for their analytical skills, ability to communicate, and leadership potential.
The departments of Accounting and Finance, Business Administration and Economics are
currently in the process of joining into a single entity titled the School of Business and

Illinois Wesleyan University is strongly committed to recruiting, supporting and fostering a
diverse, inclusive and civil community of outstanding faculty, staff and students. We seek
candidates who have a demonstrated commitment to supporting and further building our
community in these dimensions. Illinois Wesleyan University is an EEO Employer.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
Please submit the following: a letter of application, graduate school transcripts (photocopies
acceptable but official copies required for appointment), teaching evaluation summaries,
teaching philosophy statement (including courses taught), and a current curriculum vitae with
the names of three professional references (including title, address, e-mail address and
telephone number). Applicants should also provide in a separate document a description of
how their research, teaching and/or service has provided preparation for contributing to our
commitment to address issues of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability and/or other matters
of historical marginalization. Submit the complete, single file, PDF-formatted application
package via email to:

Professor David Marvin
Associate Professor of Business Administration
Interim Chair, Department of Economics
Illinois Wesleyan University
P.O. Box 2900, Bloomington, IL 61702-2900 (309) 556-3099

Illinois Wesleyan University is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse workforce. For
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