Assistant Professor of Economics - Tenure Track
of Economics

Hobart and William Smith Colleges invite applications for a tenure track position to begin July 1, 2018. Ph.D. required by July 1, 2018. The position requires a specialization in macroeconomics, with an emphasis in open economy macroeconomics or other applied macroeconomics fields. The successful candidate will also be required to teach statistics and econometrics. Teaching responsibilities for five courses per year would typically be two sections of intermediate macroeconomics; one section of principles of economics or statistics/econometrics; and one or two elective courses. One of the five courses could also be in the Colleges’ interdisciplinary programs or general education areas.

E00 - General Macroeconomics
C10 - Econometric and Statistics Methods and Methodology
R11 - Regional Economic Activity: Growth, Development, and Changes
G00 - General Financial Economics


Candidates should send an electronic letter of application, including a cover letter summarizing their teaching philosophy and research agenda, c.v., job market paper, evidence of successful teaching experience, and arrange to have three letters of recommendations sent. All these materials should be sent to:

Cindy Warren (cwarren@hws.edu)

Applications must be received by December 1, 2017 to be guaranteed full consideration but will be accepted until the position is filled. Interviews will be conducted at the Allied Social Science Associations meetings in Philadelphia in January, 2018


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Founded as Hobart College for men and William Smith College for women, Hobart and William Smith Colleges today are a highly selective residential liberal arts institution with a single administration, faculty and curriculum but separate dean’s offices, student governments, athletic programs and traditions. The Colleges are located in a small diverse city in the Finger Lakes region of New York State.  With an enrollment of approximately 2,300, the Colleges offer 62 different majors and minors from which students choose two areas of concentration.  Creative and extensive programs of international study and public service are also at the core of the Colleges’ mission.




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