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Work type: Faculty/Academic Staff
Major Administrative Unit / College: College Of Social Science
Department: Economics 10038238
Salary: Salary Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: Full Time (90-100%), Tenure System Faculty, Education/Training, Research/Scientific

Working/Functional Title

Associate/Full Professor of Economics

Position Summary

The Department of Economics is seeking a senior scholar to become its second Frederick S. Addy Distinguished Chair of Economics. This endowed position includes an academic appointment in the Department at the level of full or associate professor, a nationally competitive salary, and a fund for research expenses. The holder of the Addy Chair will be expected to teach at least one undergraduate class per year, and be actively involved in undergraduate education.  The search will continue until the position is filled. The Economics Department values the contributions of all individuals regardless of race, ethnicity, gender and background.  The department is strengthened by the diversity of each person's contributions, experiences, background, perspectives and viewpoints.  The University and Economics Department actively encourages applications from women, persons of color, veterans, and persons with disabilities and MSU is committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity.  MSU is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer.  The University is proactive in exploring opportunities for employment and dual career couples, both inside and outside the University.  Information about MSU's dual career support can be found at

Required Degree

Doctorate -Economics or related field

Minimum Requirements

The scholar we are seeking must have a distinguished record of research in economics. Successful candidates will also have a demonstrated dedication to and a passion for undergraduate teaching, and an ability to inspire students with his or her enthusiasm for the discipline of economics.

Desired Qualifications

While any field within economics will be considered, priority will be placed on candidates doing research in econometrics and/or empirical fields with substantial applied econometrics. Candidates with well-established records of sponsored research and/or records of obtaining grant funding will be preferred.

Required Application Materials

All applications must include

1) CV (that includes a list of grants received , including the funding amounts);

2) Cover letter;

3) List of references; (names and emails only); 

4) List of publications hyperlinked to articles;  

5) and up to two optional documents.

Special Instructions

All applicants must apply on line.  Applications will be reviewed on December 14, 2017, and will continue until filled.

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