Assistant Professor of Economics
Posting Number: 0600961
Job Title: Assistant Professor of Economics
Position Type: Faculty
Duration of Position: Full Time
Work Location: San Antonio, TX
Department: Department of Accounting & Finance
Pay Rate: Commensurate with experience and qualifications.
Job Summary/Basic Function: The Department of Accounting and Finance in the College of Business is seeking applications from qualified candidates for a full-time, tenure-track appointment beginning in Fall 2017. The appointment is for the position of Assistant Professor of Economics to teach graduate and undergraduate economics courses for the BBA and the MBA program. Quality performance will be expected in teaching, service, and research. Preference will be given to candidates who have specialties in applied microeconomics; potential/record of research productivity; and have effective communications skills.
Work Hours: Flexible to suit course schedule. Teaching assignments may include day, night, or weekend classes.
Special Instructions to Applicants: Texas A&M University-San Antonio (TAMU-SA) is a new comprehensive university in the established Texas A&M University System serving students from a culturally diverse and largely non-traditional population. The university was created to address the educational needs in South San Antonio and surrounding areas. The current enrollment is approximately 5,500.
Applications for the position are online at https://employment.tamusahr.com Please apply online with the required documents - cover letter and curriculum vitae. Review of applications will begin immediately.
Applicants are encouraged to submit unofficial transcript of graduate degree(s), and copies of recent published/unpublished papers and other relevant documents. The online application system can only accept one optional document so please combine multiple documents in one document before uploading it in the system.
Prior to issuing a letter of appointment, three original letters of recommendation and official transcripts from each degree-granting institution must be received directly by the College of Business:
Texas A&M University-San Antonio
College of Business
c/o: Cynthia Kinney-Lee
One University Way
San Antonio, TX 78224
E-scripts and E-recommendations will be considered IF emailed directly to the department chair. If transcripts are from an international institution, it is the responsibility of the prospective applicant to have the transcripts translated and evaluated by an approved credential evaluator.
- Selected candidates must pass a pre-employment background investigation and degree verification (if required) to be hired for this position.
- The above duties may not be performed in every position with this title and the above functions may not include all related duties that might be performed. This position requires physical activities supportive of the above job duties. Reasonable accommodations will be made as necessary.
- If you are a male age 18 through 25, you must be properly registered with the Selective Service System to be eligible for hire.
- Texas A&M-San Antonio is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to provide equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity.
Posting Date: 11-22-2016
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Quicklink for Posting: employment.tamusahr.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=51810
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Necessary Qualifications: Earned doctorate degree in Economics or closely related field from a regionally accredited university. ABD will be considered.
Minimum of 18 graduate credit hours in Economics.
Necessary Qualifications: Evidence of research potential/productivity.
Preferred Qualifications: College/University teaching experience.
Familiarity with non-traditional commuter University setting.
Experience working with culturally diverse populations.
Other Requirements or Other Factors
Other Qualifications for Posting: Ability to work cooperatively with others and provide excellent customer service to students, employees, and the community.
Ability to multitask.
Ability to provide curricular and professional advice to students.
Texas A&M University-San Antonio (TAMU-SA) is a new comprehensive university in the established Texas A&M University System serving students from a culturally diverse and largely non-traditional population. The university was created to address the educational needs in South San Antonio and surrounding areas. The current enrollment is approximately 5,500.
Texas A&M-San Antonio is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to provide equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity.