The Department of Economics within the College of Business at Central Washington University seeks applicants for a tenure-track, assistant professor position beginning September 1st, 2020. The department has six full-time faculty members and currently offers an attractive teaching load (2 courses per quarter) with small classes and a relaxed teaching environment. The Central Washington University campus is located in Ellensburg, a small community 110 miles from Seattle, WA.
In addition to teaching courses in Principles of Microeconomics/Macroeconomics, the candidate will teach courses in Money and Banking, and Intermediate Macroeconomics. Depending on the needs of our department and candidate interests, the candidate may also teach courses in International Economics, Business Analytics, and quantitative methods. Members of the faculty are expected to advise students and to produce published research.
Ph.D. in Economics or a related field, although candidates with ABD's near completion will be considered.
Demonstrated commitment to diversity. Must demonstrate a commitment to the diversity of a multi-cultural population, as well as work effectively in a team-based environment, seeking continuous improvement and adherence to the university philosophy.
Experience working with a diverse student population.
Demonstrated communication skills and teaching effectiveness in economics courses.
Evidence of ability to conduct relevant publishable peer reviewed research in economics.
Screening Begins: December 6, 2019 and will be open until filled.
Located in historic Ellensburg, Washington, Central Washington University is a public four-year university. Home to over 10,000 students, Central has a commitment to hands-on learning and discovery, which takes students beyond the limits of the classroom and books. Central prepares students to become well-educated citizens who are ready for high-demand careers in the workforce and offers over 150 undergraduate majors as well as graduate studies programs and research. To prepare and enable students to succeed in a global economy, Central partners with over 30 colleges and universities around the world.CWU is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer/Title IX/Veteran/Disability Employer.