Asst Professor - Bus Economics

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Welcome to the University of North Texas System, or UNT World as we like to call ourselves. UNT World includes the University of North Texas in Denton, the University of North Texas at Dallas and the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth. We are the only university system based exclusively in the robust Dallas-Fort Worth region and we are committed to transforming lives and creating economic opportunity through education. Over the past decade, combined UNTS enrollment has grown by more than 25 percent to nearly 44,000 students.

Posting TitleAsst Professor - Bus EconomicsDepartmentDAL-Business-516100College/SchoolJob LocationDallasFull Time/Part TimeFull-TimeSalary InformationSalary commensurate with experienceDepartment Summary

This position is a tenure-track position which will be responsible for teaching four courses per semester and engaging in quality applied research/scholarly activities. The successful candidate will be expected to participate in service activities to grow a fledging program such as curriculum development, student recruiting, program assessment, program development and leadership, student advisement, and committee leadership.

Position Summary

The University of North Texas at Dallas invites applications for the position of Assistant Professor of Business (Economics) starting in spring 2021. UNT Dallas – the first public institution of higher education in the City of Dallas – offers faculty the unique opportunity to help shape the character of a 21st century, learner-focused, urban comprehensive university.

This position is a tenure-track position which will be responsible for teaching four courses per semester and engaging in applied research/scholarly activities and community development. The successful candidate will be expected to participate in service activities such as curriculum development, student recruiting, program assessment, program development and leadership, student advisement, and committee leadership.

Founded in 2000, UNT Dallas has grown from 230 students to 4,200 students and is projected to reach 16,000 by 2030. UNT Dallas currently offers a full range of courses leading to undergraduate degrees, and graduate courses leading to master’s degrees. UNT Dallas, already among the most diverse universities in the nation, accepted it’s first freshman class in fall 2010. For more information about the university, go to: http//dallas.unt.edu/.

The University of North Texas System is firmly committed to equal opportunity and does not permit- and takes actions to prevent- discrimination, harassment (including sexual violence),The University of North Texas System immediately investigates and takes remedial action when appropriate.

Minimum Qualifications
  • An earned doctoral degree in economics
  • Demonstrated experience teaching undergraduate and Master of Business Administration (MBA) courses in economics.
  • Demonstrated effective written and verbal communication skills
Preferred Qualifications
  • Applied research related to one or more of the following areas: microeconomics, macroeconomics, money and banking, public finance, business statistics and econometrics or experience in economic development.
  • Experience using technology in teaching, and experience teaching hybrid web or online courses.
  • Academic experience working on a campus with culturally diverse students, staff, and faculty.
Required License / Registration / CertificationPhysical RequirementsCarrying, Lifting up to 25 pounds, Sitting, Standing, Walking, Writing, Talk or HearArea of SpecialtySecurity SensitiveThis is a security sensitive position.EEO Statement

The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.

Driving University VehicleNoPosting NumberF249PSpecial Instructions to Applicants

Submit a CV, a letter of application that outlines the applicant’s interest, qualifications and experience for the position, contact information for three professional references, and unofficial graduate transcripts through htts://unt-dallas.peopleadmin.com/.

For additional information contact the Assistant Dean of School of Business, Dr. Daniel Friesen by electronic mail [email protected] or by telephone at (972) 338.1805.

Applications must be received by November 15, 2020 to receive full consideration.

Quicklink for Postinghttp://jobs.untsystem.edu/postings/40028Position End Date (if temporary)Supplemental Questions

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  2. Cover Letter
  3. Transcripts
  4. Letter of Recommendation
  5. Curriculum Vitae
  6. List of Names and Contact Information for 3 references
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    Posted: 10/21/2020
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