3/4 Time Faculty, Economics

Glassboro, New Jersey
May 25, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Rowan University is a public comprehensive state-designated research institution with approximately 17,300 students. Its main campus is located in Glassboro, N.J., 20 miles southeast of Philadelphia, with additional campuses in Camden and Stratford. The University comprises seven colleges and five schools: the William G. Rohrer College of Business; the Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering; the Colleges of Communication and Creative Arts, Education, Humanities and Social Sciences, Performing Arts, and Science and Mathematics; the Cooper Medical School of Rowan University; the Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine; the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences; the School of Health Professions; and the School of Earth and Environment. Rowan is one of two public universities in the country to offer M.D. and D.O. medical degree programs. The institution is also home to the South Jersey Technology Park, which fosters the translation of applied research into commercial products and processes. Rowan has been recognized as one of the top 100 public universities in the nation and is ranked third among public institutions in the North by U.S. News & World Report.

The Department of Political Science and Economics is accepting applications for a temporary three-quarter time position (three courses each semester) in the Economics Program. The successful applicant will teach principles of economics and Intermediate Microeconomic theory. In addition the successful applicant may teach upper level economics electives and is expected to supervise senior research projects.

A Master’s degree in Economics/Business is minimally required including at least one degree in economics.

Applications should include the following, assembled in the following order in a single PDF file: 1) a cover letter summarizing qualifications, 2) current CV, 3) statement of teaching interests and classes taught, (4) prior teaching evaluations, (5) undergrad and grad transcripts and 6) names and contact information for three references.

Do not submit letters of recommendation at this time. Additional relevant documentation may be submitted in an Appendix as a separate file.

Application deadline: June 2, 2017

Start Date: September 1, 2017

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled.

Applications must be submitted through our online applicant tracking system.

In addition, candidates must be legally authorized to work in the US, and the university will not sponsor an applicant for a work visa for this position.

Please direct all inquiries to Natalie Reaves, reaves@rowan.edu

Rowan University values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment.

All positions are contingent upon budget appropriations.