Tenured Associate/Full Professor, Economics

Position Information

Position Information

Department Economics
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Job Category Instructional or Research Faculty
Role (State) Job Title Tenured Associate/Full Professor, Economics
Working Title Tenured Associate/Full Professor, Economics
Job Type Full-Time
Position Number F8195z
Recruit Number Faculty - 7181
Working Hours
Location Arlington, VA
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Pay Band
Salary Commensurate with education and experience.
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Tenured Associate/Full Professor, Economics

The George Mason University Department of Economics seeks applications for a full-time, Tenured Associate or Full Professor position to begin August 2018. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason’s academic and culturally inclusive environment.


The department seeks an economist with expertise in experimental economics or quantitative methods. The successful candidate will complement Mason’s additional strengths in Public Choice and/or Austrian Economics. This individual will have an accomplished publication record that demonstrates skills that can be used to advance an innovative research program. The successful candidate will be expected to:

  • Sustain a robust research program in their area of expertise;
  • Produce peer-reviewed publications;
  • Mentor graduate students;
  • Teach undergraduate and/or graduate courses;
  • Participate in faculty governance; and
  • Participate in professional organizations and societies.

Required Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in economics;
  • Must have active research in experimental economics or quantitative methods; and
  • Must demonstrate excellence in scholarship, and in graduate and undergraduate teaching.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ability to teach advanced courses in experimental economics or quantitative methods.
Special Instructions to Applicants

For full consideration, applicants must apply for position number F8195z at http://jobs.gmu.edu/; complete and submit the online application and upload a cover letter (to include research and teaching interests), a CV, and a list of three professional references with contact information.

For Full Consideration, Apply by: Review of applications will begin December 1, 2017, and continue until the position is filled.
Posting Date 10/04/2017
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled? Yes
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Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. CV
  3. List of Professional References
Optional Documents