Lecturer of Economics

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Lecturer of Economics

Position Summary:

The Department of Economics at William & Mary, a public university of the Commonwealth of Virginia, invites applications for a one-year, non-tenure track Lecturer of Economics position, with the possibility of extension, that will begin August 10, 2021. The successful applicant will be expected to be an effective instructor with a 3-3 teaching load and to have a Ph.D. by the time the appointment begins. A Masters degree in Economics or a related field is required. The Department of Economics values demonstrated excellence in undergraduate teaching in a highly selective liberal arts environment. We seek an individual who is prepared to teach rigorous courses—primarily principles of economics, microeconomic and/or macroeconomic theory, statistics and/or econometrics, and classes in fields of their specialization. We particularly value candidates with experience teaching a wide range of different courses.

Required Qualifications:

A Masters degree in Economics or a related field is required.

Preferred Qualifications:

Ph.D. in Economics is preferred at the time the candidate begins appointment, August 10, 2021.


3KH210 Economics Dept


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Instructional Faculty

Special Application Instructions:

Applicants must apply online at https://jobs.wm.edu. Submit a curriculum vita, a cover letter including a teaching statement and supporting evidence of teaching experience, and a statement describing previous professional experience or future plans (or both) that demonstrate a commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. You will be prompted to submit online the names and email addresses of three references who will be contacted by the system with instructions on how to submit a letter of reference. For full consideration, submit application materials by the review date, March 3, 2021.

Applications received after the review date will be considered only if needed and the position will remain open until filled.

Background Check Statement:

William & Mary is committed to providing a safe campus community. W&M conducts background investigations for applicants being considered for employment. Background investigations include reference checks, a criminal history record check, and when appropriate, a financial (credit) report or driving history check.

EEO Statement:

William & Mary values diversity and invites applications from underrepresented groups who will enrich the research, teaching and service missions of the university. The university is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and encourages applications from women, minorities, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

Benefits Summary Statement:

FT: William & Mary offers our employees a full array of benefits including retirement, health insurance with options for expanded dental and vision along with group and optional life insurance with coverage for spouse and children, flexible spending accounts, and an EAP (Employee Assistance Program).

Our employees enjoy additional university benefits such as educational assistance, professional development, wellness benefits, and a robust holiday schedule. All employees have access to fitness facilities on campus. Staff members also have access to the university libraries, and much more. To learn more, go to: https://www.wm.edu/offices/hr/currentemployees/benefits/index.php




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Posted: 1/31/2021
Application Due: 5/1/2021
Work Type: Full Time