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Current Full-Time Faculty Openings

Available Positions

Art - Studio Art, Non-Tenure Track, Professorial Lecturer/Instructor
Business - Center for the study of "Business in the Capital" - Chaired Professor/Director, open rank and open position

Business - Management, Non-tenure Track, Executive in Residence
Business - Marketing, Non-tenure Track, Professorial Lecturer/Executive in Residence
Business - Assistant Dean of Graduate Programs, Non-tenure Track, Open Rank
Communication - Strategic Communication/Data Analytics, Tenure-Track
Communication - Data Journalism, Non-Tenure Track
Communications, Non-Tenure Track, Open Rank, Two Positions
International Service - Development Studies, Tenure-Track, Assistant Professor

International Service - Emerging Powers, Tenure-Track, Assistant Professor

International Service - Intercultural Relations & International
International Service - Online Masters Program, Non-Tenure Track, Open Rank
International Service - U.S. Foreign Policy/National Security, Non-Tenure Track, Open Rank
International Service - Human Security, Tenure-Track, Assistant Professor

International Service - Race and Global Studies, Tenure-Track, Assistant Professor

International Service - Transnational Security/International Security, Tenure-line, Associate or full Professor

Justice, Law, & Criminology - Multiple Positions, Non-Tenure Track, Open Rank

Law - Disability Rights Law Clinic - Practitioner in Residence, Non-Tenure Track
Library - Resident Librarian, Non-Tenure Track, Two-year term

Literature - Creative Writing, Tenure-Track, Assistant Professor

Literature - Writing Instructor, Non-Tenure Track, Two Positions
Literature - Writing Instructor/Professorial Lecturer, Non-Tenure Track
Mathematics & Statistics - College level Mathematics or Statistics, Non-Tenure Track, Open Rank
Performing Arts - Musical Theatre, Non-Tenure Track, Open Rank

Public Affairs - Public Administration & Policy, Non-tenure Track, Diversity Postdoctoral Fellow
Sociology - Director of the Center of Health, Risk, & Society, Tenured, Associate or full Professor
World Languages and Cultures - Spanish Translation, Non-Tenure Track, Open Rank

Position Description

Economics – Development Economics – Assistant or Associate Professor

One tenure-line opening at the rank of assistant or associate professor in applied development economics, beginning Fall 2017. Candidates must be able to advise PhD students and supervise doctoral dissertations. Candidates should have an interest in policy-relevant research, strong econometric skills, and excellent teaching credentials at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The successful applicant must have an interest in and demonstrate the potential for attaining external research funding. Applicants should have a PhD or anticipated PhD completion by August 2017.

Applications must include a cover letter or statement, curriculum vitae, sample research paper, and letters from three references and must be sent to of applications will continue until the position is filled, but complete applications received by November 30, 2016 will receive priority for interviews at the ASSA meetings in January 2017.

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