Assistant/Associate Professor, Economics (3394)

Pocatello, Idaho, United States

Job description

Posting Number: req585
9 Month Full-Time
Faculty Tenure Track
College of Business
Pocatello – Main

Full time tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor of Economics in the Department of Economics and Finance starting August 2018 with responsibilities teaching economics courses, conducting scholarly research leading to publication in peer-reviewed journals and providing service to the College of Business, University and discipline.

Key Responsibilities
Teach economics classes as needed at the undergraduate and graduate level. Conduct significant, relevant research in the field leading to publication in respected peer-reviewed scholarly journals. Provide academic and career advising to students and contribute to the advancement of the College and University. Teaching 60%, Research 27% and Service 13%

Minimum Qualifications
Doctorate in Economics or ABD. All candidates must provide evidence of teaching excellence. Candidates seeking the Associate Professor rank must provide evidence of teaching excellence and have a research and publication portfolio commensurate with rank.

Preferred Qualifications
Teaching interest in Intermediate Macroeconomics. Additionally, teaching obligations may include International or Development Economics. Research interest in conducting collaborative research especially in applied microeconomics fields.

How to apply

Apply online at

Please submit the following documents with your application:
Cover Letter, Resume, Evidence of successful teaching in college-level economics (teaching evaluations if available or summary of teaching evaluation results), and a list of three (3) professional references with contact information.

Priority consideration will be given to applications received by February 1, 2017. However, the position will remain open until filled. Salary will be commensurate with education and experience. Includes a competitive benefits package. Offers of employment may be conditional pending successful completion of a background investigation.

Idaho State University will be at the AEA meetings in The Pennsylvania Convention Center, Ballroom A & B in Philadelphia, PA January 5 -7, 2018 to provide information to the potential applicant pool. Please use the email for Dr. Hackert given below to make arrangements for a time during the AEA meeting to find out more information on the position. Online interviews will be scheduled after applications are screened.

Please direct questions to Ann Hackert, Professor and Chair, Department of Economics and Finance at Idaho State University by e-mail:

Idaho State University, a Carnegie-classified doctoral research high and teaching institution founded in 1901, attracts students from around the world to its Idaho campuses. At the main campus in Pocatello, and at locations in Meridian, Idaho Falls and Twin Falls, ISU offers access to high-quality education in more than 280 programs.