Birmingham-Southern College (BSC) invites applications for a tenure-track position in macroeconomics at the Assistant Professor level. The teaching load is 3-1-3, which includes a unique January term.
Birmingham-Southern College is a selective residential liberal arts college enrolling approximately 1200 undergraduate students. BSC is included in Pope’s Colleges that Change Lives and is a sheltering institution for Phi Beta Kappa. Providing an outstanding undergraduate education is the primary mission of the College, and applicants must demonstrate a commitment to excellence in undergraduate teaching. The College’s curriculum is based on close faculty-student interaction in teaching, advising, and research. Besides teaching core macroeconomic courses, exceptional candidates must demonstrate the ability to contribute to some of the College’s interdisciplinary programs
Submit a letter of application, CV, statement of teaching philosophy, statement of research interests, copy of graduate transcripts, diversity statement, and three letters of recommendation (two of which address teaching) to firstname.lastname@example.org. Applicants will be reviewed on a rolling basis. The diversity statement should address ways to further the College’s goal of building a diverse educational environment. For additional information about the position, contact Dr. Vincent T. Gawronski (email@example.com) or Dr. Kathleen Greer Rossmann (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Birmingham-Southern College is located just minutes from downtown Birmingham, the largest city in Alabama and a leading hub for banking and medical care and research in the Southeast. Birmingham is a vibrant center for entertainment, commerce, and recreational activities. There are six higher education institutions within a short commute; a symphony; a ballet; a zoo; botanical garden; the largest art museum in the Southeast; a world-class civil rights institute and annual art, music, and film festivals--as well as numerous opportunities for outdoor adventure activities. In 2015, Birmingham was ranked as the #1 “next hot food city” by Zagat’s, and Livability.com ranked Birmingham in its “Top 10 Best Downtowns of 2014.”
BSC is an equal opportunity employer and is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute through their teaching, research, and/or service to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. The BSC is also committed to expanding the diversity of the faculty, staff and the student body and in creating a welcoming and inclusive environment for all. Individuals from diverse populations are encouraged to apply. BSC complies with the Alabama Child Protection Act and E-Verify. EOE
About Birmingham-Southern College
Birmingham-Southern College is a selective residential liberal arts college enrolling approximately 1,200 undergraduate students. BSC is included in Pope’s Colleges that Change Lives and is a sheltering institution for Phi Beta Kappa. The College’s curriculum is based on close faculty-student interaction in teaching, advising, and research. For more on the College’s faculty, students, educational mission, and national reputation, visit www.bsc.edu.