Posting Title Assistant Professor in Applied Microeconomics
Proposed Rank Assistant Professor
Position Summary Information
Job Description Summary
The Economics Division at Babson College invites applications for a tenure-
track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor in Applied
Microeconomics. We are looking for candidates who are committed to excellence
in teaching, applied research, and service.
A Ph.D. in Economics is required, though an ABD with a firm completion date by
spring 2024 will also be considered. Candidates must have demonstrated
evidence of teaching excellence, be ready to teach in an integrated, cross-
disciplinary environment, with a strong international study body, and have an
active research agenda, primarily in applied microeconomics. The Babson
Economics Division is open to candidates with a variety of micro-focused
research areas, including international trade, behavioral economics, economics
of sustainability and econometrics. Particularly welcome are candidates who
can bridge the gap between theory and practice, by having meaningful
professional experience, and who bring global perspectives to their teaching
All candidates will be evaluated based on their potential for meaningful
scholarship that will result in publications in recognized refereed journals.
The new faculty member will be expected to teach microeconomics in our
undergraduate business program and may also teach in Babson's graduate MBA and
specialized Master's programs.
Interested candidates should submit their applications through Babson
College's online hiring system at: https: // babson.peopleadmin.com/.
Submissions must include a letter of interest explaining why they are seeking
employment at Babson College, curriculum vitae, graduate transcripts, evidence
of teaching ratings/teaching excellence, statement of teaching philosophy, and
one or more research papers. Graduate transcripts must be uploaded under the
“Other” document category.
Babson's online hiring system will ask for contact information of three
references, and it will send them a link to upload their letters. Letters must
be uploaded through Babson's online hiring system.
For full consideration, complete applications must be received by December 2,
2022. Applications received after that date may be considered until the
position is filled.
Babson College, located 14 miles west of Boston, is an independent school of
management, acclaimed both nationally and internationally for its leadership
in entrepreneurship education. While the college offers a wide range of
business-related courses, it is also well known for its highly integrated,
cross-disciplinary curriculum and the quality of its liberal arts courses. We
seek faculty who are aligned with our values of teaching and scholarly
excellence, collaboration, diversity, and inclusiveness and those who embrace
our mission to educate leaders who create great economic and social value
everywhere. We seek candidates who are eager to engage as educators among a
diverse student community.
Babson College is an EO/AA employer committed to fostering a diverse
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