Assistant Professor of Economics

Coe College invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor rank beginning Fall 2019.

Only completed Ph.D. in Economics or ABD with expectation to finish by August 2019 should apply.

The ideal candidate will possess effective teaching skills, interest and ability to embrace Coe’s student-centered approach to education in a liberal arts environment, interest and ability to supervise undergraduate research, and an active research agenda.

We seek a candidate who can teach at the principles and upper division levels in Microeconomics. The candidate should expect to teach Principles and Intermediate Microeconomics, as well as upper level courses, with preference for Health, Game Theory, International, and applied courses in their expertise.

Completed applications received by Nov. 7, 2018, will be considered for interviews at the ASSA meetings in Atlanta. Applicants should upload a cover letter, statement about teaching/mentoring undergraduates, vita, research sample, teaching evaluations (if available), and arrange to have three letters of recommendation sent to http://apply.interfolio.com/54336. Applications will continue to be reviewed until the position is filled.


Coe is committed to fostering a multicultural environment and encourages applications from individuals who will help fulfill that goal. We value the input of multiple viewpoints and diverse perspectives and aim to create an academic community that is rich with cultural, social and intellectual diversity. Coe College is an equal opportunity employer. For more information about Coe College, our commitment to a multicultural educational environment, and requirements for employment click here.

Coe College, a highly selective private liberal arts college, offers superior academics and exciting co-curricular activities in a thriving urban setting that promotes student growth and success. Established in 1851, Coe has a national reputation for academic excellence enhanced by a student-centered, highly supportive campus environment. With 1,400 students, Coe's attractive campus is located in the heart of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, a vibrant metropolitan area of 267,000 residents in Iowa's Creative Corridor, providing a wide variety of cultural and recreational opportunities.