The Economics department occasionally needs temporary, part-time instructors. These Instructors/Assistant professors teach sections of Principles of Macroeconomics and/or Microeconomics. Other courses may be available based on departmental need and instructor qualifications.
The Instructor/Assistant professors hold a minimum of two office hours per week on no fewer than two different days. They prepare course outline(s) and syllabus/syllabi, develop course and lesson plans, engage in the selection of text books and other teaching aids necessary to the instruction of the course. Teach pertinent course subject using lectures, demonstrations, class discussion and other appropriate modes of educational delivery. Lead and monitor classroom instruction that promotes an educational and learning process keeping with faculty academic freedom and responsibility. Foster student development. Participate in co-curricular activities such as department colloquia and honors seminars. Maintain equipment. Serve as academic advisor to students and be available to faculty and students for consultation for questions in area of expertise.
Applications are accepted on a continuous basis. Materials are reviewed when an instructor is needed.
Relevant accomplishments in teaching and scholarship will influence appointment rank.
In addition to teaching, there is an expectation for scholarship and service commensurate with the assignment.
ABD in Economics.
Evidence of college teaching experience and effectiveness.
Commitment to equity and diversity.
Successful interview and teaching demonstration.
Three background checks: Criminal Background Check (Act 34); Child Abuse History Clearance (Act 151); and FBI Federal Criminal History-Fingerprinting (Act 114).
Ph.D. in Economics. (Relevant accomplishments in teaching and scholarship will influence appointment rank.)
A complete application includes all of the following: the faculty application form, cover letter, curriculum vitae, at least two letters of reference dated and signed within the prior 12 months and copies of transcripts showing all degrees conferred and in progress. Degree print-outs are not acceptable as transcripts; only registrar-issued copies are acceptable. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
Please do not link your application to the position until you have uploaded all of the required documents. After the application process has been completed and you receive a confirmation number, you cannot change the materials submitted or upload any new additional materials.
Applications are accepted on a continuous basis and reviewed when an instructor is needed.
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