Assistant Professor of Business and Economics

Job Title:

Assistant Professor of Business and Economics


Full-time, Tenure Stream Position


Arts Business/Economics Department - Economics

FLSA Status


Salary Range:

Salary to be determined by degrees held and experience

Bargaining Unit

VSC Faculty Federation

HR Contact:

Susan Rothschild

Date posted:



  • Ph.D. in Economics or closely related field is required at the time of appointment, although advanced graduate students may receive consideration.
  • Teaching experience as well as a passion for teaching and for guiding student research, and also possess skills in leadership, collaboration, and problem solving.
  • Strong institutional commitment to diversity in all areas and strongly encourages candidates from underrepresented groups.

Examples of Work Performed:

  • Teach core undergraduate courses in business and economics, with the ability to incorporate real world projects into classes.  
  • Carry out research appropriate to the field, and help the department enter an emerging culture of undergraduate research at JSC.
  • Guide field research at the local level will be particularly appealing. 
  • Teach other, appropriate undergraduate courses; participating through teaching and advising in a college wide commitment to early and on-going student success.
  • Assume the duties of a full-time faculty member for both the Business and Economics Department and Johnson State College.


Application Procedure

Applications will be reviewed beginning in late January, 2014. Interviews will begin in February and continue until the position is filled. Applicants should send a letter of application, including a statement of teaching philosophy and professional and scholarly interests; curriculum vitae; three letters of recommendation, and a completed JSC application (available at, ATTN: Henrique Cezar. Final offer of employment is subject to a fingerprint supported criminal background check.

JSC strongly encourages applications from members of ethnic minority groups and other under-represented backgrounds. JSC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a member of the Vermont State Colleges system. In compliance with ADA requirements, we will make reasonable accommodations for the known disability of an otherwise qualified applicant