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The Department of Economics, Accounting, and Business at Muskingum University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Economics beginning Fall 2020.   The successful candidate will have the ability to teach introductory and upper-level courses in economics, including principles of micro- and macroeconomics and money and banking.  We are particularly interested in candidates with an ability and interest in teaching lower-level finance courses as part of our economics, business management, accounting, and marketing bachelor’s degree programs.  Guiding students as an academic advisor, and as a mentor for applied practica and internships are expected faculty roles within the Muskingum educational experience.   In addition, the successful candidate will maintain an active program of scholarship and engage in service to the University.   

Doctorate in economics is required.  ABD candidates will be considered, with the understanding that the terminal degree must be completed within one year and the rank will be instructor.   An equal opportunity employer, Muskingum University strongly encourages applications from women and minorities, including members of populations traditionally underserved by higher education.

Muskingum is a comprehensive university with a strong liberal arts tradition, located just seventy miles east of Columbus, Ohio, in the village of New Concord.  The University’s total undergraduate, graduate, and adult-learner student population is approximately 3,000.  The University actively seeks out and welcomes faculty and staff who are committed to excellence in teaching and student learning, thrive in a collaborative environment of scholars, embrace experiential learning, consider the engagement of diverse communities in the educational experience, and desire to mentor a multicultural student population.  

To apply, send the following application materials to:

 Letter of application addressing the qualities and qualifications sought by the University for this position

  • A current curriculum vitae
  • Copies of all graduate transcripts
  • List of three professional references with contact information and relationship to applicant

Questions may be directed to Dr. Joe Nowakowski (, Chair, Department of Economics, Accounting, and Business.

The position is open until filled; however, to be considered in the first screening, application and supporting materials should be received by March 15, 2020.  Appointment to this position is conditional upon the successful completion of a background check through the University's background check agency.  

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