The Department of Business Administration and Economics at Worcester State University invites applications for a tenure-track position in Economics at the assistant professor rank, beginning in Fall 2022. Applicants must possess a strong desire to teach in a department and institution with a reputation for excellent teaching, and to pursue research that ideally involves engaging and collaborating with undergraduate students. The department and the University values applicants who can contribute to the academic community through their teaching and scholarship. The successful candidate will be expected to teach required courses including, but not limited to, Principles of Microeconomics and Principles of Macroeconomics, as well as upper and lower-level elective courses. We seek candidates to teach in the following high priority fields such as: Statistics and Econometrics, Mathematical Economics, and Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory. Additional fields to be considered include Behavioral Economics, Economic Development, and/or Urban Economics.
Worcester State University is part of the Massachusetts state system. The contractual teaching load is 12 contact hours per semester. The position includes full state benefits.
Worcester State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.
All applicants must apply online through Interview Exchange: www.worcester.interviewexchange.com.
Please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and the contact information for 3 professional references who will submit a letter of reference on your behalf.
Information which cannot be uploaded by the applicant may be faxed to 508-929-8163 or mailed to:
WORCESTER STATE UNIVERSITY is a vibrant public university located in the residential west side of Worcester, Massachusetts, the second largest city in New England and home to 38,000 college students at more than a dozen colleges and universities. Situated on a compact 58-acre campus, the University offers 50 undergraduate and graduate academic programs to more than 6,400 students annually. The Princeton Review ranks us as one of the 75 "Best Value" public colleges in the country, as well as a "Best in the Northeast" college.