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Economics Department

Full Time/Part Time
Full Time, Benefit Eligible

Job Description

Associate Professor or Experienced Senior Assistant Professor in Energy Economics. The Department of Economics at Missouri University of Science and Technology invites applications for one tenure-track appointment at the Assistant or Associate Professor level beginning Spring 2025. Candidates with multiple years of experience as a faculty member at a university are preferred. We specifically seek expertise in energy economics with additional areas in environmental economics, microeconomics, financial economics/technology, or quantitative-driven public policy, with extensive knowledge of econometric methods and their newest applications. Applicants must demonstrate skills necessary for quality undergraduate teaching in economics and the ability to teach graduate-level energy economics, microeconomics, or macroeconomics. The primary teaching responsibility of the position is energy economics courses at the undergraduate and master's levels.

Candidates must also demonstrate a record of a productive agenda for scholarly research, specifically in peer-reviewed economics journals. We will not consider anyone without a publication record. The teaching load is 2-2. One course reduction per year can be expected for the first two years of the appointment. Candidates should have a PhD in economics. Salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications. The application deadline is July 15, 2024, but we will begin reviewing applications as soon as they arrive. We will continue to accept applications until we fill the position. Please contact the search committee chair, Dr. Mahelet Fikru ( fikruma@mst.edu ), for general inquiries.

To complete an application, please send in an interest letter, vita, two (2) published research papers, and a list of up to three (3) references.

Qualifications
  • PhD in Economics.
  • Expertise in energy economics with additional areas in environmental economics, microeconomics, financial economics/technology, or quantitative-driven public policy, with extensive knowledge of econometric methods and their newest applications.
  • Must demonstrate a record of a productive agenda for scholarly research, specifically in peer-reviewed economics journals.
  • Multiple years of experience as a faculty member at a university.
Application Deadline

Applications will be accepted until July 15, 2024.

Benefit Eligibility

This position is eligible for University benefits. As part of your total compensation, the University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, and educational fee discounts for all four UM System campuses. For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at https://www.umsystem.edu/totalrewards/benefits .

Values Commitment

We value the uniqueness of every individual and strive to ensure each person’s success. Contributions from individuals with diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspectives promote intellectual pluralism and enable us to achieve the excellence that we seek in learning, research and engagement. This commitment makes our university a better place to work, learn and innovate.

In your application materials, please discuss your experiences and expertise that support these values and enrich our missions of teaching, research, and engagement.

Equal Employment Opportunity

The University of Missouri System is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Equal Opportunity is and shall be provided for all employees and applicants for employment on the basis of their demonstrated ability and competence without unlawful discrimination on the basis of their race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability, or protected veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable state or federal law. This policy applies to all employment decisions including, but not limited to, recruiting, hiring, training, promotions, pay practices, benefits, disciplinary actions and terminations. For more information, visit https://www.umsystem.edu/ums/hr/eeo or call Human Resources at 573-341-4241.

To request ADA accommodations, please call the Office of Equity & Title IX at 573-341-7734.

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Job Title ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR - Economics Department #00089757

Job ID 49996

Location Rolla

Department Economics

Job Family Teaching & Research Faculty

Business Unit Missouri S & T

Posted Date 01/08/2024

Close Date Open Until Filled

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Missouri University of Science and Technology

Missouri University of Science and Technology is a public research university in Rolla, Missouri. It is a member institution of the University of Missouri System.

 

Missouri University of Science and Technology

 

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