Assistant or Associate Professor of Economics

Dahlonega, Lumpkin County
Feb 24, 2014
Faculty Jobs
Social Sciences, Economics
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
The University of North Georgia (UNG) is currently accepting applications for an Assistant or Associate Economics Professor in the Mike Cottrell College of Business (MCCB). These are nine-month, tenure-track positions with a start date of August 1, 2014. UNG is a University System of Georgia institution, and the MCCB is an AACSB-accredited business school that offers programs on four campuses in the North Georgia region. The MCCB serves more than 3,000 students in this service area. The positions will be housed at the Gainesville or Oconee campuses, however, faculty may occasionally teach on a campus other than the home campus. All areas offer abundant cultural and recreational opportunities and an outstanding quality of life. The position requires teaching undergraduate and possibly graduate courses, advising students, engaging with the college, university and business communities, producing relevant and active scholarship consistent with AACSB accreditation standards, and contributing to a respectful and collegial college culture. A PhD in Economics completed by 08/01/2014 is required. The successful candidate will demonstrate a commitment to innovative learning; produce relevant research in peer-reviewed journals; engage with the business community to further the goals of the Mike Cottrell College of Business; embrace an enthusiastic commitment to management education. Candidates should demonstrate excellent communication skills as well as the interpersonal abilities to successfully work with students, faculty, as well as the university and regional communities.

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