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The Economics Department at Hamilton College invites applications for a tenure-track position in labor economics at the Assistant Professor level beginning July 1, 2024. Applicants should be committed to excellence in both undergraduate teaching and scholarly research. The successful candidate will teach courses in labor economics and/or economics of race, but scholarship in related fields will also be welcome. The teaching load for this position is 4 courses in the first year and 5 courses thereafter. The expected salary range for this position is $109,975 to $117,700. The College provides ample support for research, including start-up funds. Applicants should hold a Ph.D. in Economics or expect to complete all requirements before fall 2024. The position requires institutional service including academic advising of undergraduate students after the first year.
The 15 tenured and tenure-track faculty members in the Economics Department cover a range of fields, and the Department coordinates a joint seminar series with nearby Colgate University.

We are seeking candidates who can demonstrate their experience in teaching or working with broadly diverse student populations. Your cover letter should address the ways in which you would further the College’s goals of enhancing the educational experiences of students while building a diverse and inclusive educational environment. Applicants should send cover letter, vita, research sample, graduate transcript, and documentation of teaching effectiveness addressed to: Economics Department, Hamilton College, via Interfolio at Please also arrange to have three letters of recommendation uploaded to Interfolio. For full consideration, completed applications should be received by November 17, 2023.

Hamilton College is a residential liberal arts college located in central New York. The College has built its reputation on the teaching excellence and leading scholarship of its faculty, and on the academic distinction and intellectual curiosity of its approximately 2,000 students who take advantage of Hamilton’s open curriculum ( Please visit the college website for more information ( Hamilton College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer that is committed to building an inclusive and diverse learning community where members from all backgrounds can live, learn, and excel. We encourage candidates from underrepresented groups in higher education to apply. Applicants with dual-career considerations can find other Hamilton and nearby academic job listings at,as well as additional information at (Opportunities for Spouses or Partners). Hamilton provides domestic partner benefits.

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