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Assistant Professor of Economics/International Economics

Denison University
Granville, OH
Closing date
Oct 18, 2022

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*Assistant Professor of Economics/International Economics*

The Department of Economics at Denison University invites applications for a tenure-track position in the field of International Economics at the rank of Assistant Professor starting August 2023. Strong candidates will demonstrate a commitment to teaching at the undergraduate level and an appreciation of the interdisciplinary nature of a small residential liberal arts institution, as well as a clear and active research agenda in the field of International Economics. Primary teaching responsibilities will include elective courses in International Trade and International Finance; courses in introductory and intermediate macroeconomics or microeconomics, depending on area of expertise; and additional elective courses related to the candidate’s field of specialization. The teaching load for this position is 5 courses per academic year.

The Department of Economics at Denison has fourteen full-time faculty members who appreciate diverse approaches to economics. The college and the department are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming community for students, faculty, and staff, and to mentoring faculty to be exceptional teachers, scholars, and colleagues. For more information about the department please see: [](

Denison, located 30 miles from the Columbus, OH, metropolitan area, is an increasingly diverse, highly selective, residential liberal arts college enrolling approximately 2300 students from across the nation and around the world. It offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package. Denison affirms its commitment to being an antiracist and diverse living, learning, and working community as essential to its educational mission.

To be assured of full consideration, please apply by November 15, 2022, when we will begin reviewing applications. Candidates from historically underrepresented groups in the profession are especially encouraged to apply. Candidates are expected to have Ph.D. in economics or related field by August 2023.


Ph.D. in economics or related field by start date of appointment (ABD will be considered as Instructor until PhD is attained); potential for strong teaching and active research agenda in the field of International Economics in a liberal arts college environment.

*Application Instructions*

Application Instructions: Dossiers should include a letter of application; CV; statement of teaching philosophy which addresses the applicant’s potential to foster and support diversity within Denison’s college community; writing sample; and three letters of reference. Candidates should address their experience interacting with and mentoring undergraduate students. They should provide evidence of teaching excellence and the ability to create effective active learning experiences in the classroom, including sample teaching evaluations, if available. Submit application via Interfolio at: [](

*Equal Employment Opportunity Statement*

To achieve our mission as a liberal arts college, we continually strive to attract and hire candidates with diverse backgrounds, experiences and identities. Denison fosters a campus community that recognizes the value of all persons regardless of age, disability, ethnicity, gender expression and identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or socio-economic background. For additional information and resources about diversity at Denison, please see our commitment to inclusion, diversity, equity and antiracism (IDEA) at [](

Denison University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

In our ongoing efforts to support the health of our community and continue to operate our campus safely, Denison requires all new hires to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 including a booster within the timeline guidance recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention unless a Denison-authorized exemption is approved prior to the first date of employment.

For more information and resources regarding this policy as a condition of employment, please visit [](

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