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Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics

Date Posted: 01/07/22

The Department of Economics at Wabash College invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics to begin July 1, 2022. The initial appointment is for one year, with renewal for an additional year possible based on the needs and circumstances of the College and the department.

Candidates should have a Ph.D. in economics completed by August 2022. While we will consider applicants in ALL FIELDS of economics, we have a slight preference for those who can offer courses in environmental economics or entrepreneurship and can possibly contribute to our Philosophy, Politics, and Economics (PPE) major.  Applicants should demonstrate excellence in undergraduate teaching, an appreciation for the broad intellectual community of an excellent liberal arts college, and the ability to work with a diverse student body. Course load is 3-3 with relatively small class sizes. The college offers generous benefits that include institutional support for attending professional meetings and other professional development. Information about Economics at Wabash College can be found at www.wabash.edu/academics/economics.

Interested applicants should apply online at http://www.wabash.edu/employment/. Required documents include: letter of application, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, diversity statement, evidence of successful teaching, unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and email addresses for three persons who will submit confidential letters of recommendation electronically.  We will be reviewing applications on a rolling basis starting in January but not beyond March 12, 2022.  Questions should be directed to Pamela Sacco, Administrative Assistant, Department of Economics: saccop@wabash.edu.

Wabash is home to the Malcolm X Institute of Black Studies, which celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2020. Approximately 30% of our students are federal Pell Grant recipients, one-third of our students are first-generation college students, and about 20% of our students identify as domestic students of color. Wabash is a member of the USC Race and Equity Center’s Liberal Arts Colleges Racial Equity Leadership Alliance, a top-60 Liberal Arts College according to U.S. News, and a member of Colleges That Change Lives. Many students, staff, and faculty find the close-knit community of the residential college one of the most rewarding aspects of their time here.    

Wabash College, a liberal arts college for men, seeks faculty and staff who are committed to providing quality engagement with students, high levels of academic challenge and support, and meaningful experiences that prepare students for life and leadership among diverse populations around the globe. Wabash is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from persons of all backgrounds.  

Contact:

Ms. Pam Sacco
Academic Administrative Coordinator
Economics
Wabash College
P.O. Box 352
Crawfordsville, IN 47933
765-361-6324
email: saccop@wabash.edu

 

For general questions about the position or the department, contact:

Dr. Peter Mikek
Department Chair
Economics
765-361-6120
email: mikekp@wabash.edu

 

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