Lecturer, Economics

Boston, Suffolk County / Mission Hill, Suffolk County / Roxbury, Suffolk County / Roxbury Crossing, Suffolk County
Mar 25, 2014
Faculty Jobs
Social Sciences, Economics
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track

Northeastern University

Lecturer, Economics

Requisition Number: FTFR000464

Division/College: College of Social Sciences and Humanities

FT/PT: Full Time

Position Summary:

The Economics Department of Northeastern University seeks to fill two benefits-eligible, full-time Lecturer positions, beginning in September 2014. Primary teaching will be in the undergraduate program, and may include introductory, intermediate, or advanced core and elective classes. Some graduate program teaching may also be included, depending upon needs. Responsibilities may also include mentoring majors, advising student clubs, and participating in occasional university events of interest to majors or prospective majors.


PhD degree in Economics or related field is required at the time of appointment. Evidence of effective teaching experience strongly preferred.

Additional Information:

The Department of Economics, which resides in the College of Social Sciences and Humanities, serves approximately 500 undergraduate majors and 80 graduate students in its MA and PhD programs. Founded in 1898, Northeastern University is a dynamic and highly selective urban research university in the center of Boston whose standing among research universities has increased rapidly in recent years. Grounded in its signature co-op program, Northeastern provides unprecedented global experiential learning opportunities. It receives the largest number of undergraduate applications of any private university in the United States.

All applicants must use the on-line application process. To apply, please go to http://www.northeastern.edu/cssh/faculty-positions. Applications should consist of a letter of interest; a curriculum vita; a brief statement of teaching philosophy, and teaching evaluations if any. Applicants will be asked to provide names, positions and contact information for three references. Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until the positions are filled.

Questions may be emailed to Cheryl Fonville, e-mail: c.fonville@neu.edu.

To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link:

Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University. Northeastern University particularly welcomes applications from minorities, women and persons with disabilities. Northeastern University is an E-Verify Employer.


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