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Bates College

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Visiting Assistant Professor in Economics R2543

JOE ID Number: 2015-01_111452960
Date Posted: 04/14/2015
Date Inactive: 05/04/2015
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Visiting Assistant Professor in Economics R2543
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Lewiston, Maine, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
F1 -- Trade
N -- Economic History
H -- Public Economics
F -- International Economics
G3 -- Corporate Finance and Governance
International Economics
Economic History
Corporate Finance
Behavioral Finance
Public Economics/Public Finance
Full Text of JOE Listing:

F International Economics
F1 Trade
N Economic History
G3 Corporate Finance
G02 Behavioral Finance
H Public Economics/Public Finance

The Economics Department at Bates College, a private, highly selective liberal arts college in Maine, invites applications for a two-year visiting position at the level of Visiting Assistant Professor or Instructor. A Ph.D. is preferred, but ABD will be considered. Each successful candidate must combine teaching and research in one or more of the above fields. The candidate will be asked to teach at least one elective on these fields of expertise. Additionally, the search committee seeks candidates willing to teach Principles of Microeconomics each year. The annual teaching load is five semester courses.

The College and Department are committed to enhancing the diversity of the campus community and curriculum. We believe that campus diversity contributes to student learning, and we embrace our College’s aim to extend access to a Bates education to an ever-wider range of students. In your cover letter, please also convey how your teaching, scholarship, mentorship and/or community service might support the commitment to diversity and inclusion articulated in the College’s mission statement. Bates has a strong tradition of interdisciplinary studies. We therefore seek candidates who can contribute to our interdisciplinary programs.

Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants should submit electronically, the following materials: a cover letter, curriculum vita, teaching evaluations, and three letters of reference.

Bates is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Because the College recognizes that employment decisions often involve two careers, Bates welcomes applications for shared positions. For more information about the College and the Department, please visit the Bates website:

Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background check.

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Application deadline: 05/04/2015
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