Website University of Rhode Island

Assistant Teaching Professor of Economics

Location: Kingston

The position is full-time academic year, non-tenure track limited to 06/28/2025 with anticipated renewal.

The University of Rhode Island’s Department of Economics seeks candidates for a non-tenure track, academic year position at the Assistant Teaching Professor level (Fall 2024) with expertise on history of economics, economic history, and/or macroeconomics. Assistant teaching professors have renewable one-year contracts and promotion to Associate Teaching Professor shall follow an evaluation/review of teaching effectiveness and student advising within the college at the end of the fourth year for promotion in the fifth year. Candidates will teach undergraduate courses in economics, including courses on principles of economics (micro and/or macro), competing traditions in economics, and/or macroeconomics.

Visit URI jobs website at to view the full details of the position and to apply for faculty job posting (F00411). Please submit in pdf format three attachments to your application: a cover letter detailing your interest in the position and how you meet the required qualifications, a curriculum vitae including names and contact information of three references (please do NOT send letters of reference with initial application); and a document to include a statement of teaching philosophy, including strategies to address justice, diversity, equity, and inclusion, and evidence of teaching effectiveness (as one complete pdf document).

The search will remain open until the position has been filled. First consideration will be given to applications received by April 5, 2024. Applications received after April 5, 2024, may be reviewed depending on search progress and needs, but are not guaranteed full consideration.


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