Associate or Assistant Professor in Econ
Grand Valley State University’s Department of Economics in the Seidman College of Business invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position beginning in August 2019. The open position is for an Associate or Assistant Professor in Economics. Applicants are required to have a Ph.D. or D.B.A. or an A.B.D from an AACSB accredited institution with an expected completion date of August 2019. Salary is competitive. Visit our Web site at for more information, additional requirements, a full description of the position, and details on how to apply. The Seidman College of Business, fully accredited by AACSB International, values and supports a blend of excellent teaching and scholarly productivity. The atmosphere at the Seidman College of Business is highly collegial, with opportunities for outstanding professional growth. The Grand Rapids community is a vibrant, exciting area, with significant leisure time activities available. The University and Seidman College offer an excellent benefits package. Grand Valley State University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Institution.

Qualified applicants should apply online at To be considered, applicants must upload the following (in PDF format) to the online application (1) cover letter, to include your teaching philosophy and research interests, (2) curriculum vitae, (3) unofficial transcripts from the Ph.D. granting institution, (4) teaching evaluations for all courses taught in the last two years (and any other evidence of teaching excellence) with department/school comparisons, and (5) completed or in-progress research work.

On the online application, you will also be required to provide names, phone numbers, and e-mail addresses for three professional references.

If you have questions or need assistance, call Human Resources at (616) 331-2215. Questions about this position may be directed to the search committee chair, Dr. Gerry Simons, at

Review of applications will begin immediately. The position will remain open until filled.

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Contact Information
Dr. Gerry Simons
Grand Valley State University
50 Front Ave SW, 3060 SCB
Grand Rapids, 49504