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(Archived) Assistant Professor of Economics at Sam Houston State University in Huntsville Texas

Last Updated: 1/18/23

Job Description

Requisition 202200133F

Position Title Assistant Professor of Economics at Sam Houston State University in Huntsville Texas

FLSA status Exempt

Hiring Salary Commensurate with education and experience.

College College of Business Administration

Department Dept of Economics and Intl Business

Duties Performed in the Usual Course of the Job

The Department of Economics and International Business invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position. Candidates should be strongly committed to quality teaching and exhibit a strong potential for successful research and peer-reviewed publications. Although candidates with specialization in any field of economics will be considered, special consideration will be given to those candidates with a strong background in business statistics and quantitative methods. The successful candidate will teach courses in business statistics and/or economics at the undergraduate (BBA) and graduate (MBA) level. Teaching load is 9 hours per semester. Service to the University and the profession is also expected.

The department values high-quality research and teaching. The department is ranked in the top 15 in Texas. The department offers BBA degrees in Economics, International Business, and it expects to offer an MS degree in Applied Economics starting in Fall 2023. The Economics and International Business programs are located within the College of Business Administration, which is AACSB accredited. http://www.shsu.edu/academics/economics-and-international-business/.

Usual Duties:
Teach courses in Business Statistics at the undergraduate, MBA, and graduate level. Teaching load is 9 hours per semester. Candidates must have a commitment to research which leads to refereed publications for this tenure-track position. Service to the University and the profession is also expected.

Educational Requirements for the Position

Ph.D. in Economics or related field. ABD candidates will be considered with an anticipated completion date before Fall 2023.

Experience Required for the Position

Candidates should be strongly committed to quality teaching and they should exhibit a strong potential for successful research in peer-reviewed publications

Other Specification

Evidence of scholarly research and teaching experience.

Special Instructions Summary

The Economics and International Business programs are located within the College of Business Administration, which is AACSB accredited. Sam Houston State University is a member of The Texas State University System and is an EEO/AAP employer. Additional information about the University and the Department can be found at http://www.shsu.edu/academics/economics-and-international-business/.

Please submit (1) a cover letter; (2) a curriculum vitae; (3) a sample research paper; (4) evidence of teaching effectiveness; (5) research statement (optional); (6) teaching statement (optional); and (7) three letters of recommendation . Complete applications received by December 2, 2022, will receive priority for interviews held virtually at the ASSA meetings in early January. Initial screening will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. SHSU is committed to promoting a campus culture that embraces diversity and inclusion; the successful applicant is expected to advance this commitment.

Full-Time Tenure Track

To apply please visit https://shsu.peopleadmin.com/postings/32889

EEO Statement

Sam Houston State University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and Smoke/Drug-Free Workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, ancestry, marital status, citizenship, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, or gender identity or expression. Sam Houston State University is an “at will” employer. Employees with a contract will have additional terms and conditions. Security sensitive positions at SHSU require background checks in accordance with Education Code § 51.215.

Company Details

Huntsville, Texas, United States
A Great Name in Texas Education! Named for Texas’s greatest hero, Sam Houston State University (SHSU) continually honors its historical roots through academic excellence. For more than 140 years, SHSU has been preparing students for meaningful lives of achievement. Its motto, “The measure of a Life is its Service,” resonates among its approximately 21,612 students, eight college...