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Tenure-Track Assistant Professor, Department of Economics

University of St. Thomas (MN)
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Commensurate with experience
Date posted
May 1, 2024

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Faculty Positions
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

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The Department of Economics at the University of St. Thomas (Twin Cities, Minnesota) invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor, Department of Economics.


This position involves teaching undergraduate courses in principles of macroeconomics, macroeconomic theory, forecasting, and other undergraduate courses in candidate's area(s) of interest. The typical teaching load is 3 courses (2 preparations) per semester in a small class setting. Maintain an active research agenda in area of expertise. Provide service to the Department, College and University. This is a full-time position with the University of St. Thomas in the Department of Economics in the Twin Cities Metro Area (St. Paul – Minneapolis - Bloomington) Minnesota. EOE.


A Ph.D. (U.S. or foreign equivalent) in Economics or a closely related field. The successful candidate will demonstrate a commitment to high-quality undergraduate instruction (including engaging students in research) and a productive research agenda.


Review of applications will begin on May 8, 2024 and will continue until May 31, 2024.  Apply online at  Candidates will be asked to create an applicant profile and provide the following materials:


1.     Curriculum vitae


2.     A cover letter detailing your interest in the position indicating areas of teaching and research interest


3.     Evidence of teaching effectiveness


4.     A representative research/writing sample


5.     A one page statement of teaching philosophy


6.     An unofficial transcript


7.     Two letters of recommendation sent by email to OR candidates should complete the reference section of application. No references will be contacted without first getting the permission of the candidate.



The University of St. Thomas embraces diversity, inclusion, and equal opportunity for all. Our convictions of dignity, diversity and personal attention call us to embody and champion a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment. The University is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer (EOE). All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.


Inspired by Catholic intellectual tradition, the University of St. Thomas educates students to be morally responsible leaders who think critically, act wisely, and work skillfully to advance the common good.


University of St. Thomas (MN)

The University of St. Thomas is the largest private university in Minnesota and one of the largest Catholic colleges or universities in the nation, with more than 9,000 undergraduate and graduate students at our eight schools and colleges.

We are ranked as a "Top National University" and "Best Value School" by U.S. News & World Report, and are in the top 20 in The Princeton Review's list of "Undergraduate Entrepreneurship Programs", thanks to the Schulze School of Entrepreneurship.

Our founding was inspired by Catholic intellectual tradition, a 2,000-year-old practice of uniting faith and reason to explore the world. Rooted in this Catholic identity, we are committed to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DE&I); our convictions call us to protect and enhance the dignity of every human and to work for a more just and equitable society. At the University of St. Thomas, we develop future leaders of all faiths looking to make a positive impact on the world.

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