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Assistant Professor
Department of Economics
College of Business and Economics

Towson University invites application tor a tenure-track Assistant Professor position, subject to state
funding, beginning fall, 2014. Preferred teaching and research are in the field of public finance.

The successful applicant is expected to demonstrate quality teaching ability and to develop a research program appropriate to the field. The normal teaching load is 9 credit hours per semester. Teaching responsibilities may also include Principles of Economics and Business Statistics.

A PhD in economics is required. ABDs will be considered with a definite degree completion by February 1, 2014. Salary is competitive.

The College of Business and Economics:
The College of Business and Economics (CBE) is AACSB-accredited and enrolls over 3000 students. It offers undergraduate degrees in Business Administration and Accounting as well as a joint MBA degree with the University of Baltimore. Towson University CBE also offers international programs in Panama, and Vietnam. For additional information please visit

Towson University:
Towson University ( was founded in 1866, is recognized by U. S. News and World Reports as one of the top public universities in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions, is Baltimore’s largest university, and is the largest public, comprehensive institution in the University of Maryland System. TU enrolls almost 18,000 undergraduates and 4,000 graduate students across six academic colleges (business, education, fine arts, health professions, liberal arts, science & mathematics), has over 865 full-time faculty, and offers more than 65 bachelor’s, 45 master’s, and 5 doctoral programs. Our centrally located campus sits on 330 rolling green acres and is 10 miles north of Baltimore, 45 miles north of Washington D.C., and 95 miles south of Philadelphia.

Initial interviews will be conducted at the AEA meetings in Philadelphia by prearranged appointment. For full consideration, please submit all application materials (letter of application, curriculum vitae, official transcripts, a writing sample, teaching evaluations, and three letters of reference) by November 30, 2013 via email to Questions regarding this search should be directed to the following:

Dr. Tamara Woroby
Search Chair
Department of Economics

Upon submitting your Curriculum Vitae to indicate your interest in this position, please be sure to visit to complete a voluntary on-line applicant data form. The information you provide will inform the university’s affirmative action plan and is for statistical purposes only and shall not be used to illegally discriminate for or against anyone.

Towson University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and has a strong institutional commitment to diversity. Women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.








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