Assistant Professor of Economics

South Carolina, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Aug 27, 2020
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

The E. Craig Wall Sr. College of Business Administration at Coastal Carolina University invites applications for a full-time tenure track position in economics at the Assistant Professor level.

The primary responsibilities of the position include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in economics, mentoring undergraduate students contributing to the assessment of student learning outcomes, engaging in other service activities with the department, college, campus, community, and profession, and publishing in quality refereed peer-reviewed journals. The teaching load is typically three courses per semester and may include face-to-face, hybrid and/or online deliveries.

Candidates must have a Ph.D. from an AACSB-accredited institution in Economics or a closely related discipline; and a record of publication in quality refereed journals.

Accredited by AACSB International, the Wall College of Business serves more than 2,000 graduate and undergraduate students and has faculty members represented by six academic disciplines: Accounting, Economics, Finance, Management, Marketing, and Hospitality and Resort Tourism. The Finance and Economics Department serves over 300 majors across three concentrations in finance: banking and consumer finance; financial management; and wealth management, and a major in economics. The department also supports a minor in commercial and investment real estate. The College also offers MBA and MAcc graduate programs Regional outreach is accomplished through activities of the Grant Center for Real Estate and Economics, the Clay Brittain Jr. Center for Resort Tourism, the Community and Business Engagement Institute, and others. Additional information about the College and the University and its programs can be obtained by accessing the university’s web site (

Coastal Carolina University is a public comprehensive liberal arts institution located just nine miles from the Atlantic coast resort of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Coastal enrolls more than 10,000 students from 45 states and 58 nations. The University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the baccalaureate and selective master’s degrees of national and/or regional significance in the arts and sciences, business, humanities, education, and health and human services, a specialist degree in educational leadership, and Ph.D. degrees in Marine Science and Education.

Interested candidates should submit: a letter of application, curriculum vitae, copies of the most recent student evaluations of teaching, unofficial graduate transcripts, and names and contact information for three (3) professional references electronically at: Review of application materials will begin immediately and continue until September 28, 2020.

Coastal Carolina University is an EEO/AA employer.