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Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics (Micro)

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Position Information

Posting Number F000047
Position Title Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics (Micro)
Department Economics
Division School of Business & Entrepreneurship
FLSA Status Exempt
Faculty Status Full-time Non-Tenure-Track
Supervisor Title Diane Anstine, Dean and Acting Chair of Economics
Status Full-time Non-Tenure-Track Faculty
Tenure Track No
Position Summary

The Department of Economics in the School of Business and Entrepreneurship at North Central College invites applications for a one-year visiting position, renewable up to three years, in Microeconomics at the rank of assistant professor, beginning fall 2017. Candidates should hold a Ph.D. in Economics; ABDs within one year of degree completion may be considered. Teaching responsibilities are at the undergraduate level and may include graduate, online or blended coursework. In addition to introductory and intermediate undergraduate classes of microeconomics, preferred areas of teaching interest include sports economics, industrial organization and econometric s, as well as other related micro economic areas. Applicants must demonstrate commitment to teaching excellence, mentoring of students, and ongoing scholarship.

Founded in 1861, North Central College is a selective, comprehensive liberal arts institution of about 3000 students, located 28 miles west of Chicago in Naperville. The college is within walking distance of the Naperville Metra station and is next to downtown Naperville. The Naperville area is home to many excellent school districts and Naperville, IL has been ranked as one of the best places to live by Money magazine. For more information, please visit:

Review of applications will begin March 1 and continue until the position is filled. Applicants who would enrich the diversity of the campus community are strongly encouraged to apply

Employment Conditions

An offer of employment is contingent upon successful completion of the College’s background screening process.

Number of Vacancies 1

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EEO Statement

North Central College is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to increasing the diversity of our workforce. North Central College provides reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities where appropriate. If you need reasonable accommodation, please notify the Office of Human Resource. Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis.

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Interest
  3. Teaching Philosophy
  4. Unofficial Graduate Transcripts
  5. Names and contact information of three professional references
  6. Evidence of teaching effectiveness
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