Salary Range: Dependent on Qualifications and/or Experience
The College of Arts and Sciences at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is recruiting up to six outstanding tenure track faculty to deepen and expand research and teaching related to racial equity, in parallel with two searches that address historical aspects of American slavery. We seek highly talented faculty whose research and teaching will make transformative contributions to the major themes of 1) Health, Wellness, and Equity in Communities of Color and 2) Black and Indigenous Families and Communities, with a preferred emphasis on U.S. populations. Searches in the departments of Biology, Communication, Economics, Exercise and Sport Science, Psychology & Neuroscience, and Sociology will contribute to this initiative. Across these searches, we aspire to recruit faculty who are doing innovative, intersectional, and high impact work that will diversify and enhance our research, teaching, and public outreach missions. The Department of Economics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of assistant or associate professor to start as early as July 1, 2021 pending approval. Duties will include research, teaching, and service. We are committed to increasing diversity and we encourage applications from women and minority scholars. UNC is a flagship state university with a diverse student body that includes underrepresented and first-generation college students. Information about the Economics Department is available at http://econ.unc.edu.
Education and Experience:
We are seeking candidates with research and teaching interests in the areas of race and ethnicity, and we have a preference for candidates whose work addresses questions related to health, wellness and equity in communities of color and/or Black and Indigenous families and communities. Successful candidates will demonstrate the capacity for high-quality research and teaching in Economics.
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
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