Visiting Assistant Professor - Economics
ANNOUNCEMENT OF FACULTY POSITION OPENING
POSITION: Faculty, Non-Tenure Track
APPOINTMENT: Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics
AVAILABLE: September 1, 2019
POSTING DATE: February 1, 2019
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Open Until Filled, Application review will begin March 8, 2019
DESCRIPTION: The Economics Department in the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Redlands invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor position in health and public economics, beginning September 2019. This is a one-year, non-tenure-track position with the possibility of renewal.
The ideal candidate for this position will have a PhD in economics by the time of hire, research and teaching interests in health and public economics, the ability to offer courses cross-listed with the Health, Medicine, and Society and Public Policy programs as needed, and a proven intellectual disposition to work across disciplines.
Especially strong candidates will have demonstrated interests and teaching capabilities in the intersection between health policy, poverty and inequality, and differences in health outcomes based on race, gender, and socioeconomic status.
The department of economics is especially interested in candidates whose teaching and research will contribute to the department’s commitment to pluralism. The University values applicants who have experience working with students from diverse cultural and socio-economic backgrounds. Applicants are asked to identify their strengths and experiences in assisting diverse student populations to accomplish curricular goals.
The University is located sixty miles east of downtown Los Angeles in a town of 70,000. The campus is surrounded by orange groves and sits at the base of the San Bernardino Mountains, one hour from the coast and 45 minutes from Palm Springs.
TO APPLY: Candidates should send application letter, curriculum vitae, teaching philosophy statement, a statement detailing their ability to serve diverse learning communities and foster diversity and inclusion, evidence of teaching competency, writing sample, official graduate school transcripts, and three letters of reference to [email protected]. If application is sent as separate attachments, please give each file a title that clearly identifies it within the application. Limit attachments to 10 MB per email. Applications received by March 8 are assured full consideration, but applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
INQUIRIES: Inquiries may be directed to Professor Lorenzo Garbo, Chair of the Search Committee, at [email protected].
The University of Redlands is an equal opportunity employer and is strongly committed to achieving excellence and cultural diversity. We welcome applications from women, members of minority groups, and others who would bring additional dimensions to our mission. In compliance with the Americans with Disability Act, if selected for the interview process and accommodations are needed, please call (909) 748-8040.
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