Economics Instructor

Allen Community College provides quality higher education and workforce development through two distinct campuses and online learning to approximately 5,000 students each academic year.  The Iola Campus, with residence halls and vibrant athletics program, offers the two-year college experience in a caring environment.  The Burlingame Campus, located 25 miles south of Topeka, offers a broad range of courses scheduled to accommodate busy commuter lifestyles.  The Online Learning program serves students wishing to learn from a distance or who wish to take an online course to complement their on-campus courses.

Allen’s multi-county service area in the rolling Flint Hills of eastern Kansas, central to Topeka, Kansas City, Pittsburg, Wichita and Emporia, and boasts a high quality of life with a low cost of living. The college itself is a supportive place for people wishing to start careers or professionals wishing to transition to a welcoming community to raise families. 

Responsibilities:  The Economics Instructor will teach 15 credit hours of classes each semester.  The onsite and online teaching assignments will include Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, and related courses.  The position is responsible for student recruitment and advising, academic program development and division participation, committee and task force service, and individual professional development. (Please review the complete position description posted on the college website under "About Allen" and Employment Opportunities.)

Qualifications:  Master of Economics, a Master`s degree with a minimum of 18 graduate credit hours in Economics, or an equivalent degree is required.  Experience in distance education and college teaching is preferred.

Location:  Iola, Kansas Campus office location.  On-campus office hours are required of the position.

Starting Date:  August 7,2019 (Classes begin August 19, 2019)

Application:  Submit by email letter of interest, resume, completed employment application, unofficial transcripts, and names, addresses and phone numbers of three professional references. Official transcripts are required at time of employment.  

Applicants selected as candidates for interviews will be required to present a 15 minute teaching and technology demonstration on ECO207, Microeconomics to members of the search committee.  

Apply to:  Shellie Regehr, Human Resources Specialist

Allen Community College  1801 N. Cottonwood, Iola, KS  66749



Allen Community College
Health/Dental, 403 b, sick leave, personal days, Section 125 benefits including disability, vision, life insurance, dependent child care reimbursement, medical expense reimbursement, cancer insurance, accident insurance, KPERS, meal tickets and tuition, fees and book rental. MS/MA $43,143-$49,960; PhD $48,130-$54,947; based on education and experience.
Job Start Date: August-1-2019
Applications Due By: August-1-2019

Job Contact Information

Shellie Regehr - - 620.901.6299

Employer Information

Allen Community College


Allen Community College is a public two-year college serving a six county service area in eastern Kansas. Outstanding transfer programs as well as a variety of two-year occupational/technical programs are offered to approximately 5000 students annually. The main campus is located in Iola and the Burlingame Campus is located 25 miles south of Topeka. Allen is a dynamic institution, enjoying a period of growth and development.

Allen Community College is dedicated to the concept of equal opportunity. The college will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, marital status, or against persons with disabilities in its employment practices or in the admission and treatment of students.


Employer Address: 1801 N. Cottonwood Iola, Kansas

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