Open Rank Faculty Position: Economics
Emporia State University’s AACSB accredited School of Business in Emporia, Kansas, is accepting applications for a tenure-track faculty position in Economics. The position begins in August 2021, at an open rank, dependent on qualifications.
Preference will be given to earned Ph.D. or ABD candidates in Economics. Candidates with terminal qualifications in related disciplines may also be considered. The person who fills this position should be able to teach a multitude of Economics and Statistics courses with a particular emphasis on introductory courses in microeconomics, macroeconomics, and undergraduate business statistics. Relevant teaching and/or industry experience in economics is a plus. Qualified candidates should be comfortable teaching in online and traditional delivery methods to both undergraduate and graduate-level students. The School of Business has a robust graduate program that includes accelerated online programs.
Applicants should have potential for scholarly research. Candidates must exhibit excellent teaching, be considered Scholarly Academic by AACSB standards, and be prepared to make contributions through service to the School of Business, ESU, and the community. The successful candidate is expected to demonstrate a commitment to diversity and inclusion and support of the Emporia State University Diversity and Inclusion Statements.
Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. ESU offers a comprehensive benefits package.
About Emporia State University:
Emporia State University is a comprehensive university with an enrollment of approximately 5,800. The School of Business, with a faculty of 30, provides educational services to approximately 1000 students. The city of Emporia has 25,000 residents, a rich cultural heritage, a diversified economy based on agriculture, more than 30 manufacturing enterprises and major retail shopping and wholesale facilities. The region is noted for the rolling expansive Flint Hills of east central Kansas with proximal major water recreation areas. Emporia is centrally located between Metropolitan Wichita, Topeka, and Kansas City.
Emporia State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, national origin, ethnicity, religion, gender, sex, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, parental status, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other factors which cannot be considered by law.
To apply, electronically submit a cover letter addressing the position requirements, current vitae, statement of teaching and research, summary of teaching experiences with evaluations (if applicable) and contact details (including telephone numbers and e-mail addresses) of at least three current or recent references at https://bit.ly/3vJdu6V. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Questions should be addressed to Dr. Dipak Ghosh, Chair of the Search Committee (firstname.lastname@example.org). A background check is required.
Qualified candidates may also apply for consideration to be selected as Department Chair of Business Administration.