Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics

Attendance

On-Site

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Application Deadline

Type

Assistant professor / lecturer

Reference Number

0000575

The School of Business Administration at Oakland University seeks to fill a one-year visiting faculty position in Economics starting August 15, 2021. The teaching load is 7 courses, 3-4 or 4-3.  Courses include Microeconomics Principles, Global Macroeconomic Principles, and Managerial Economics.  A possible elective is Economics of Gender and Ethnicity.  In the fall, it is anticipated that the Visitor will have two preparations.  In the winter perhaps three preparations (at least one from fall).  Most of the courses are face-to-face. Candidates must demonstrate experience with or a commitment to diversity and inclusion.

Minimum Qualifications

Master’s degree in Economics or a Bachelors degree in economics and a related master’s degree.  Master’s degree must be earned by August 15, 2021.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Submit the following:  
1. Cover letter explaining why you are well suited for the position.  
2. CV.  
3. Unofficial transcript. 
4. At least two recent student teaching evaluations. 
5. A Diversity Statement that describes your interest or efforts in furthering diversity and inclusion, e.g., through mentoring, pedagogy, activism, faculty recruitment/retention, or research on issues related to diversity and social inequality. 
Contact information for references will be requested in the Professional References section of the application and a link provided through which references can submit letters. 

Applicants can apply through the following link :  https://jobs.oakland.edu/postings/20966 Questions can be directed to the search chair Ron Tracy, tracy@oakland.edu

School/College & Department/Program Summary

The Department of Economics is in the School of Business Administration.  The Department offers three degrees in economics (BA BS, and BS in Business Economics) and two degrees in Actuarial Sciences (BS and BS in Business Actuarial Sciences) in conjunction with the Department of Mathematics and Statistics.  The department also offers a minor in economics.  Most of our graduates obtain jobs in SE Michigan.

Oakland University Standard Language

Oakland University is a nationally recognized doctoral university of high research activity located on 1,443 acres of scenic land in the cities of Rochester Hills and Auburn Hills in Oakland County, Michigan. The University has 142 bachelor’s degree programs and 138 graduate degree and certificate programs. Academics include programs in the College of Arts and Sciences, School of Business Administration, School of Education and Human Services, School of Engineering and Computer Science, School of Health Sciences, School of Medicine and School of Nursing. As an anchor institution in southeastern Michigan, Oakland University is committed to building ongoing and collaborative relationships with the surrounding communities. Community and civic engagement enhances the lives of our students and has a positive impact on our broader community.

More Information

Posted on

Application Deadline

Type

Assistant professor / lecturer

Reference Number

0000575

Oakland University School of Business Administration, 318 Meadow Brook Rd, Rochester

MI 48309 United States