Assistant Teaching Professor

University of Colorado Boulder
Colorado, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted Date
Dec 2, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Arts, Art History, Business & Management, Economics, Education, Curriculum & Instruction, Humanities, Classics, English & Literature
Employment Type
Full Time

Job Summary

The Department of Economics in the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Colorado Boulder invites applications for a Teaching Assistant Professor or Teaching Associate Professor of Economics position. We have identified particular curricular needs in courses related to macroeconomics (e.g. Principles of Macro, Intermediate Macro, Money and Banking), but we encourage applications from any instructor who can complement the existing strengths of current Department members.
The University of Colorado Boulder is committed to building a culturally diverse community of faculty, staff, and students dedicated to contributing to an inclusive campus environment. We are an Equal Opportunity employer, including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Who We Are

The College of Arts and Sciences at CU Boulder is the intellectual core of the university, conducting research, scholarship, creative work and education in more than 60 fields. Our research generates new knowledge, solving some of the world’s most critical problems.

The college leads nationally in undergraduate and graduate education in the natural sciences, social sciences and arts and humanities, bringing world-class research and scholarship to our students, both in and out of the classroom.

What Your Key Responsibilities Will Be

The expected teaching load is six semester courses per year.

What You Should Know

The anticipated start date for this position is August 15, 2022. This position is renewable based on performance, with an initial appointment of up to three years. The Department has a history of welcoming and valuing long-term instructors.

All University of Colorado Boulder employees are required to comply with the campus COVID-19 vaccine requirement . New employees must provide proof of vaccination or receive a medical or religious exemption within 30 days of employment.

What We Can Offer

The salary range is $60,000 - $65,000 at the Assistant Teaching Professor rank; $65,500 - $75,000 at the Associate Teaching Professor rank. Rank is determined by years of teaching experience.


The University of Colorado offers excellent benefits , including medical, dental, retirement, paid time off, tuition benefit and ECO Pass. The University of Colorado Boulder is one of the largest employers in Boulder County and offers an inspiring higher education environment. Learn more about the University of Colorado Boulder .

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What We Require

Ph. D. in hand no later than August 1, 2022.

What You Will Need

The Department recognizes that our effectiveness and creativity are strengthened by contributions from a broad range of perspectives. As such, we particularly welcome candidates from groups that are historically underrepresented in our field and/or have proven leadership toward building an equitable and inclusive scholarly environment.

What We Would Like You To Have

The top candidates will be teaching specialists and will have a proven record of teaching excellence in economics courses and a passion for undergraduate teaching.

Special Instructions

To apply, please submit the following materials:
  1. Resume/CV
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  4. Teaching Course Evaluations
  5. Diversity and Inclusion Statement
  6. Transcripts/Proof of Degree

During the application process you will need to enter contact information for three references who will be contacted to provide letters of recommendation as the search progresses.

Review of applications will begin on December 15, 2021; applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Initial interviews will be conducted remotely in early January.

Note: Application materials will not be accepted via email. For consideration, applications must be submitted through CU Boulder Jobs .

Posting Contact Information

Posting Contact Name: Nicholas Flores

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