Tenure-Track Position in Economics

Position ID: 35621
Clayton State University
College of Business
Position Description
New Position?: 
Job Class: 
Instructor, Professor
Job Description: 
Position Summary

The College of Business is seeking a Tenure-Track faculty member in Economics.

Clayton State University, a campus of the University System of Georgia, is located in a park-like setting surrounded by lakes in south suburban Atlanta. The College of Business is accredited by AACSB International. We seek an individual who will be at home in a collegial environment, and who is eager to help move the school forward in its plans for continuous improvement.


The ideal candidate will have an earned doctorate in Economics or a related field from an accredited program, with a strong interest in teaching and applied research. The successful candidate is expected to teach both undergraduate and graduate courses. The ability to teach Sports and Entertainment Economics would be greatly preferred. ABDs with a definite defense date before July 1, 2017 will be considered. Industry experience and experience in teaching at the MBA level are desirable. Experience with developing and teaching on-line curriculum is a plus. The ideal candidate must have significant experience/interest in leading a center focused on economic forecasting and community engagement.

Minimum Education Requirements

Doctorate, ABDs with a definite defense date before July 1, 2017 will be considered.

Responsibilities Summary

The successful candidate is expected to teach both undergraduate and graduate courses.

Posting Detail Information
Special Instructions to Applicants

Qualified candidates should submit a letter of interest, a vita, and the names and phone numbers of three references. To receive full consideration, applications must be received by April 19, 2017.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. Clayton State is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. For more information about the College of Business and Clayton State University, please visit http://www.clayton.edu/business

Clayton State University is an equal employment, equal access, and equal educational opportunity and affirmative action institution. It is the policy of the University to recruit, hire, train, promote and educate persons without regard to race, color, national or ethnical origin, age, disability, gender, religion, sexual orientation or veteran status as required by applicable state and federal laws (including Title VI, Title VII, Title IX, Sections 503, and 504, AREA, ADA, E.O. 11246, and Rev. Proc. 75-50). Clayton State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Institution. For questions or more detailed information regarding this policy please contact the Clayton State University Office of Human Resources at (678) 466-4230. Individuals requiring disability related accommodations for participation in any event or to obtain print materials in an alternative format, please contact the Disability Resource Center at: (678) 466-5445.

Application Procedure: 
Please see the below "Institution Employment Link" to view a complete job description, create an application, and apply for the position.
Contract Period: 
10 months
CIP Discipline Code: 
Economics, General
Degree Levels: 
Position Type: 
Application Deadline: 
Position Starting Date: 
Tuesday, August 1, 2017
Vacancy Status: 

The hiring institution advertising this vacant position is responsible for the application, hiring procedures and content within this advertisement.  Please contact the institution for questions concerning this vacant position.

University System of Georgia
Applicant Clearinghouse
119 Holmes-Hunter Academic Building
The University of Georgia
Athens, Georgia 30602

Phone: (706) 542-7817
Fax: (706) 542-2822
E-Mail: ch@uga.edu


Janyce Dawkins, Director

Kristopher Stevens, Associate Director

Clare Norins, Assistant Director

Kieran Morrow, Assistant Director

Sheila C England, System Coordinator