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September 1, 2013

Position Title/Short Description
Title: Tenure Track Position: Assistant Professor of EconomicsSection: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)Location: Williamstown, MA, USA

JEL Classifications:
00 — Default: Any Field
E — Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
F4 — Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance
Keywords: macroeconomics, macro-finance linkages, open economy macroeconomics, development macroeconomics, macroeconomic history
Deadline Information: All materials should be submitted through Interfolio at https://secure.interfolio.com/apply/22020
Deadline Date: 11/29/2013
Full Description of Position:

The Williams College Economics Department is seeking to make one tenure-track appointment beginning in the fall of 2014, and we invite applications. Our search is focused on the general field of macroeconomics, including (but not limited to) macro-finance linkages, open economy macroeconomics, development macroeconomics, and macroeconomic history. However, we will consider candidates with exceptional research and teaching promise in any field. Candidates should have a Ph.D. completed or dissertation completed by September 2014. We welcome applications from those seeking positions at the advanced assistant professor level. Senior appointments will be considered in exceptional circumstances.We are a department of active scholars (http://econ.williams.edu/) and currently have 23 tenured or tenure-track faculty members. In addition to our undergraduate program, we operate and staff the Center for Development Economics (http://cde.williams.edu/), which offers an MA in Policy Economics.Williams College is a coeducational liberal arts institution located in the Berkshire Hills of western Massachusetts. The College is committed to building and supporting a diverse population of approximately 2,000 students, and to fostering an inclusive faculty, staff and curriculum. Williams has built its reputation on outstanding teaching and scholarship and on the academic excellence of its students. Please visit the Williams College website (http://www.williams.edu).

Beyond meeting fully its legal obligations for non-discrimination, Williams College is committed to building a diverse and inclusive community where members from all backgrounds can live, learn, and thrive.

All offers of employment are contingent upon completion of a background check. Further information is available at: http://dean-faculty.williams.edu/prospective-faculty/background-check-policy/.

CONTACT: Professor William M. Gentry, Chair, Department of Economics, 325 Schapiro Hall, 24 Hopkins Hall Drive, Williams College, Williamstown, MA 01267

Application Instructions:

 

Applicants should send their curriculum vitae, professional papers, and teaching evaluations and ensure that three letters of reference are submitted on their behalf.
Deadline for application and supporting materials: November 29, 2013. All materials should be submitted through Interfolio at https://secure.interfolio.com/apply/22020

 

Note: This employer requires online Application.

Informational URL: http://econ.williams.edu/
For more information, email: William.M.Gentry@williams.edu

For more information, phone: 413-597-4257