Part-time Faculty Economics

Job description

Job Title: Part-time Faculty Economics
Location: UNG - Blue Ridge Campus
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Part-Time
Job ID: 224184
About Us

The vision for the Blue Ridge Campus is to offer a variety of educational pathways that meet the needs of the region, to include dual-enrollment courses for high school students, continuing and professional education programs for adult learners, and a full-time cohort-based program for first-time freshmen with courses that will enable students to complete degrees in regional high-demand disciplines. This cohort model may include learning communities and an innovative interdisciplinary curriculum that builds the skills necessary for success in college-level work and uses the region as a context for learning in and out of the classroom. The university will support student success through financial counseling, mandatory advising, and a required pre-college summer program.

Job Summary

The University of North Georgia seeks to hire part-time faculty members to teach economics courses such as principles of macroeconomics and principles of microeconomics within the Mike Cottrell College of Business. The position(s) could include teaching on UNG’s Blue Ridge campus.

  • Responsible for teaching undergraduate economics courses such as principles of macroeconomics and principles of microeconomics.

Required Qualifications
  • Teaching positions require a master’s degree in economics or a related field (e.g., finance).
  • Extensive and substantive work experience related to economics may be considered along with 18 hours of graduate work in the teaching area in lieu of a master’s degree in economics or a related field.
Required Documents to Attach
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae, Cover Letter, Unofficial Transcripts
Conditions of Employment

Offers of employment are contingent upon completion of a background investigation including a criminal background check demonstrating your eligibility for employment with the University of North Georgia, as determined by University of North Georgia in its sole discretion, confirmation of the credentials and employment history reflected in your application materials and, if applicable, a satisfactory credit check. Applicants may be subject to a pre-employment drug test.

Equal Employment Opportunity

The University of North Georgia, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sex or national origin, age, disability, religion, genetics or veteran status. Georgia is an open records state. Also, UNG is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans.

Special Applicant Instructions

If you received any graduate degrees from an institution outside the United States, you must provide a foreign course-by-course credential evaluation by an independent evaluation service that is a member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services, Inc. (NACES). Find a full list of NACES members at

Please submit contact information for three professional references.




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Posted: 2/20/2021
Application Due: 3/8/2021
Work Type: Full Time