Lecturer - Economics

Wilmington, North Carolina
Oct 10, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Position Title: Lecturer - Economics
Department: Economics and Finance - 31250
Vacancy Number: 16F-144
Position Number: 6894
Location of Workplace: Main UNCW Campus

Summary of Position:
Permanent full time lecturer in the Department of Economics to begin in Fall 2018. Successful candidates will be able to teach principals of microeconomics and macroeconomics and some upper division undergraduate courses in the candidate’s area of interest.

Minimum Requirements:
The successful candidate must hold a master’s degree in economics. Candidates must be capable of excellent/dynamic teaching in variety of courses with some opportunity to teach online. Candidates should also be capable of developing a research agenda to maintain credentialing at SP or PA levels consistent with AACSB requirements

Preferred Qualifications:
Doctorate in economics is preferred.

Primary Function of Organizational Unit:
The Economics and Finance Department supports the Bachelor of Arts in Economics and the Bachelor of Science with concentrations in Economics and Finance. At the graduate level, the economics faculty supports courses in economic environmental studies and the Master of Business Administration.

College/School Information:
The business world is transforming itself from the industrial age into the information age. Business education at the Cameron School of Business is focused on the technical, analytical and interpersonal skills students will need to lead this fundamental change in the business world through the 21st century.
The Cameron School of Business is fully accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). AACSB Accreditation is the hallmark of excellence in business education, and has been earned by less than five percent of the world’s business programs. Today, there are 727 business schools in 48 countries and territories that maintain AACSB Accreditation.

University Information:
The University of North Carolina Wilmington, the state’s coastal university, is dedicated to learning through the integration of teaching and mentoring with research and service. A public institution with nearly 16,000 students, the university is known for its superb faculty and staff and powerful academic experience. With an array of high-quality programs at the baccalaureate and master’s levels, and doctoral programs in marine biology, educational leadership, psychology and nursing practice. UNCW is consistently recognized at a national level for academic excellence and affordability by publications like U.S. News & World Report, Kiplinger’s Personal Finance and The Business Journals. UNCW also recently earned the 2015 Community Engagement Classification from the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, bestowed to higher education institutions dedicated to community involvement.

EEO Statement:
UNC Wilmington actively fosters a diverse and inclusive working and learning environment and is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified persons from all racial, ethnic or other minority groups, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Applicant Instructions:
Please provide the following attachments to your application
Cover Letter
Curriculum vitae
List of three professional references

Position Type: Permanent
Job Posting Date: 10/10/2017
Priority Consideration Date: 11/17/2017
Priority Consideration Information: Priority consideration will be given to applications received by the Priority Date; however, applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

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