University of Missouri-St. Louis, Department of Economics
F.A. Hayek Professorship in Economic History

Nominations and applications are invited for the Friedrich A. Hayek Endowed Professorship in Economic History. This is a joint appointment in the Economics and History Departments, with Economics serving as the home department. The benefactor has been a lifelong advocate for economic education and free market principles and is particularly interested in the Austrian School of Thought in Economics, so candidates should be well versed in the Austrian literature. Initial starting date for the position is August, 2013. The committee will begin reviewing applications December 1, but the position will remain open until it is filled. The University of Missouri-St. Louis is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: We seek an established scholar with recognized achievements in research and evidence of excellence in teaching. Applicants must hold a Ph.D.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: An application should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and at least three references with contact information. Application material can be sent via email to or by postal mail to:

David C. Rose
Chair of the Search Committee
Economics Department - 408 SSB
University of Missouri-St. Louis
St. Louis, MO 63121-4400

Posted 10/28/12