Economics : One-year Visiting Assistant Professor. The University of Pittsburgh at Bradford is currently seeking applicants for the position of a Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics in the Division of Management and Education, for Fall 2020 and Spring 2021. Requirements: Ph.D. or an ABD in economics, with a strong commitment to teaching undergraduates. Scholarship, advising, and service activities required. A minimum of 5-years experience working with college students from diverse backgrounds, and applied experience in the field of expertise. Responsibilities: teach Principles of Macroeconomics, Intermediate Macroeconomics, Money and Banking, and other upper-level economics electives emphasizing public policies in poverty and international affairs. Preference will be given to applicants with relevant work experience. Apply online at https://www.join.pitt.edu/ . Please submit letter of application, C.V., and statement of teaching philosophy, along with a statement of experience working with students of diverse backgrounds and three letters of recommendation that address teaching, scholarship, and service.
Review of complete applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Pitt-Bradford is a beautiful, friendly campus with an emphasis on teaching. While faculty have the advantage of the expansive resources and research opportunities available through the University of Pittsburgh system, they also enjoy one-on-one contact with their students in a secure, personalized environment. Women and applicants from traditionally underrepresented populations are strongly encouraged to apply. Individuals with experience in a setting committed to multiculturalism and/or campus diversity are of particular interest. The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled www.upb.pitt.edu/faculty-search-information
The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EOE, including disability/vets
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Temporary
Required Attachments: Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae, Letters of Recommendation, Teaching Statement, Other (see posting for additional details)
Internal Number: 20002973
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