CLOSED: Assistant Professor, Economics

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APPOINTMENT: Assistant Professor
DEPARTMENT/SCHOOL: Economics Department
AVAILABLE: September 2020
POSTING DATE: Immediately
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Open until filled, applications reviewed on December 1

The Economics Department in the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Redlands invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor position in health and public economics, beginning September 2020.

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 of Redlands is committed to increasing the diversity of its community and curriculum. Applicants should submit a diversity statement that identifies their strengths and experiences in fostering inclusive environments and working with students who have diverse cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds to accomplish curricular goals.

The University of Redlands is a private, comprehensive liberal arts and professional institution located 60 miles east of Los Angeles in a suburban town of 70,000. The campus is surrounded by orange groves and sits at the base of the San Bernardino Mountains, approximately halfway between downtown Los Angeles and Palm Springs.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Consideration for interviews at the 2020 ASSA meetings requires the receipt of a complete application by December 1, 2019. The position will remain open until filled.

POSITION CRITERIA: Earned PhD in economics. A strong commitment to undergraduate teaching is expected.

INQUIRIES: Inquiries can be directed to Dr. Nathaniel Cline, chair of the search committee, at [email protected]

TO APPLY: Applications will be accepted only through Academic Jobs Online website ( Applicants should submit an 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, unofficial graduate school transcripts, and three letters of reference.

In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, if selected for the interview process and accommodations are needed, please call (909) 748-8040.

Submission of an application indicates agreement that the University may verify any and all information contained therein.
Members of underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.
An Equal Opportunity Employer




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Posted: 9/13/2019
Application Due: 3/18/2021
Work Type: Full Time