Department of Economics/AA/College of Liberal Arts, California State University, Long Beach

1309 9404
Position ID:CSULB-Economics-GOBEACH [#9404, 2465]
Position Title: Assistant Professor of Economics
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Long Beach, California 90840, United States [map]
Subject Area: Economics / Q - Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics
Appl Deadline:2017/11/13 finished (posted 2017/09/01, finished 2018/03/01)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

California State University, Long Beach
Department of Economics
Tenure-Track Position Opening

Position: Assistant Professor of Economics (Environmental Economics, Natural Resource Economics)
Effective Date: August 20, 2018 (Fall Semester)
Salary Range: Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Minimum Qualifications
  • Ph.D. in Economics or related field with specialization in Environmental Economics or Natural Resource Economics
  • Degree at time of application or official notification of completion of the doctoral degree by August 1, 2018.
  • Demonstrated potential for effective, college-level teaching.
  • Demonstrated potential for scholarly research and peer-reviewed publication.
  • Demonstrated commitment to working successfully with a diverse student population.
Desired/Preferred Qualifications
  • Established record of effective teaching.
  • A well-defined research agenda. 
  • Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in Environmental Economics, Natural Resource Economics, and related subjects.
  • Teach additional courses based on needs and area of expertise.
  • Engage in scholarly research and efforts to publish in peer-reviewed journals.
  • Participate in service to the department, college, university, profession, and the university’s Environmental Science and Policy degree program.
CSULB seeks to recruit faculty who enthusiastically support the University’s strong commitment to the academic success of all of our students, including students of color, students with disabilities, students who are first generation to college, veterans, students with diverse socio-economic backgrounds, and students of diverse sexual orientations and gender expressions. CSULB seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our commitment to serve the People of California, to maintain the excellence of the University, and to offer our students a rich variety of expertise, perspectives, and ways of knowing and learning.  

Required Documentation
  • A Student Success Statement about your teaching or other experiences, successes, and challenges in working with a diverse student population (approximately one page, single-spaced)
  • Letter of application (cover letter) addressing the minimum and desired/preferred qualifications
  • Curriculum Vitae (including current email address)
  • Three current letters of recommendation (reference letters), including contact information for each reference
  • Copy of transcript from institution awarding highest degree
  • Job Market Paper or other sample research paper
  • Finalists will also be required to submit a signed SC-1 form, three current letters of recommendation (if not already submitted), and an official transcript
A background check (including a criminal-records check and telephone reference check with most recent employer) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.

Requests for information should be addressed to:
Seiji Steimetz, Professor and Chair
California State University, Long Beach
Department of Economics
1250 Bellflower Boulevard Long Beach, CA 90840-4607 or 562.985.5061

Application Deadline
  • Review of applications to begin November 13, 2017
  • Position opened until filled (or recruitment canceled)
CSULB is committed to creating a community in which a diverse population can learn, live, and work in an atmosphere of tolerance, civility and respect for the rights and sensibilities of each individual, without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, religious creed, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, medical condition, age, Vietnam era veteran status, or any other veteran's status. CSULB is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
(562) 985-5061
California State University, Long Beach
Department of Economics
1250 Bellflower Boulevard
Long Beach, CA 90840-4607

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