Visiting Assistant Professor of Microeconomics and Environmental Economics
Title: Visiting Assistant Professor of Microeconomics and Environmental Economics
- Employer: Drew University (Economics and Business Studies)
- Location: United States
- Position Type: Visiting Professor/Lecturer/Instructor
- Deadline: Feb 25, 2017
- Job Description:
The Department of Economics seeks applications for a one-year, full-time, non-tenure-track Visiting Assistant Professor of Microeconomics and Environmental Economics beginning August 2017, pending budgetary approval. The successful candidate will teach courses in environmental economics, environmental sustainability, as well as introductory and/or intermediate microeconomics to undergraduate students in economics, business, and environmental studies. The teaching load is six courses per year.
The successful candidate must have a Ph.D. in Economics covering environmental economics, environmental sustainability, as well as introductory and/or intermediate microeconomics by August 1, 2017.
Drew University, a Phi Beta Kappa liberal arts university, includes the College of Liberal Arts, the Drew Theological School and the Caspersen School of Graduate Studies. Drew is located on a beautiful, wooded, 186-acre campus in Madison, New Jersey, a thriving small town close to New York City. It has a total enrollment of more than 2,000 students and has 145 full-time faculty members, 94% of whom hold the terminal degree in their field. The Theological and Caspersen Schools offer MA and PhD degrees and the College confers BA degrees in 30 disciplines.
Drew is dedicated to exceptional faculty mentorship, a commitment to connecting the campus with the community and a focus on experiential learning. Particularly noteworthy opportunities for undergraduates include the Charles A. Dana Research Institute for Scientists Emeriti (RISE), home of 2015 Nobel Prize Winner for Medicine and Drew Fellow William Campbell, the Drew Summer Science Institute, the Center for Civic Engagement, as well as the Wall Street Semester, Semester at the United Nations, Semester on Contemporary Art and Semester on Communications and Media in New York City and several international semester programs. The University also houses the Center on Religion, Culture & Conflict, the Center for Holocaust/Genocide Study and the Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey, an independent professional theater, as well as the United Methodist Archives and History Center and one of the country’s leading concentrations of materials on Willa Cather.
To apply, please send: (1) a cover letter; (2) current curriculum vitae; (3) a brief statement of teaching interests and philosophy; (4) evidence of teaching excellence; (5) a job paper or published article; and (6) three letters of references to: https://www.econjobmarket.org/postings.php?posid=4298
Apply by February 20, 2017.
To enrich education through diversity, Drew University is an AA/EOE. In accordance with Department of Homeland Security regulations, successful applicant must be authorized to work in the United States. This position is subject to a background check.
This position has closed. Applications are no longer accepted.