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The Williams College Economics Department invites applications for two visiting faculty positions for the 2023-24 academic year, beginning July 1, 2023. Teaching responsibilities will consist of two sections of microeconomics or macroeconomics, at either the introductory or intermediate level, in one semester; and two electives to be determined in the other semester. Demonstrated excellence in teaching is essential. Additionally, we seek candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their scholarship, teaching and/or service; and we especially encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented groups in the field. Candidates should have a Ph.D, or all requirements for the Ph.D. degree completed by July 1, 2023, and we welcome applicants who have recently retired or are on leave from other institutions.

Applicants should submit: 1) a cover letter that includes a statement of teaching experience and effectiveness and a description of how the applicant’s teaching, research, and/or work in the campus community will contribute to a culture of inclusion and campus diversity; 2) a curriculum vitae; 3) evidence of teaching effectiveness; 4) either two letters of recommendation that address teaching, or the names and contact information for two teaching references (we will only contact those references for candidates who advance to the finalist stage of the search). The suggested deadline for applications is January 15, 2023, but we will review applications on a rolling basis as they come in, and will continue to accept applications after that date until the position is filled.. All materials should be submitted through Interfolio at Email, fax, or paper applications cannot be accepted. All offers of employment are contingent upon completion of a background check. Further information is available here: Questions regarding the search may be directed to Professor Jon Bakija, Chair, Department of Economics, at and (413) 597-2325.

Williams College is a liberal arts institution located in the Berkshire Hills of western Massachusetts. The college has built its reputation on outstanding teaching and scholarship and on the academic excellence of its approximately 2,000 students. Please visit the Williams College website ( Beyond meeting fully its legal obligations for non-discrimination, Williams College is committed to building a diverse and inclusive community where members from all backgrounds can live, learn, and thrive.

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