Tenure Track Position in Economics at Sarah Lawrence College

Sarah Lawrence College

JOE ID Number: 2016-02_111455717
Date Posted: 08/01/2016

Position Title/Short Description

Title: Faculty in Economics
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Bronxville, New York, UNITED STATES

JEL Classifications:

B0 — General
B5 — Current Heterodox Approaches
C1 — Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General
D0 — General
Q0 — General
Q5 — Environmental Economics

Sarah Lawrence College invites applicants for the full-time tenure-track John A. Hill Chair in economics beginning in fall 2017. Sarah Lawrence is a small liberal arts college with a unique pedagogy based on small classes and individual tutorials; interdisciplinary work is a central component of the curriculum.

We are seeking an economist with expertise in a range of fields including environmental/ecological economics, the economics of development, microeconomics, and quantitative methods. The successful candidate will be familiar with both mainstream and heterodox economic theory. All members of the economics department are expected to teach courses in introductory and intermediate level theory and history of economic thought on a rotating basis. A PhD completed by the time of appointment and evidence of success as a teacher is required.

The application should include the following: cover letter; statement of educational philosophy, teaching and research interests; curriculum vitae; three letters of reference; course descriptions and syllabi for two proposed courses; a sample of scholarly writing; and graduate transcript(s). Deadline for receipt of applications: November 1, 2016. To apply for the position, go to https://slc.peopleadmin.com/postings/723.

For information on Sarah Lawrence College, our curriculum, teaching methods, and philosophy of education, please see our website http://www.slc.edu/.

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Application deadline: 11/01/2016

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