The School of Business Administration at Oakland University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor of Economics position, with some preference given to applicants with a specialization in health economics, to teach undergraduate and MBA level courses. The faculty member is expected to develop and maintain high quality research and participate in service activities appropriate to the position beginning August 15, 2019. Evidence of public policy research or experience is also desirable. Candidates must demonstrate experience with or a commitment to diversity and inclusion.
The University supports more than 200 student organizations and competes in Division 1 athletics. The Detroit metropolitan area offers a wide variety of professional, cultural, sporting, and entertainment opportunities.
A Ph.D. in Economics from an accredited institution. Applicants with ABD status will also be considered if they will complete degree requirements by August 15, 2019.
Special Instructions to Applicants::
To apply upload a curriculum vitae (CV), cover letter, unofficial transcript, a description of your teaching philosophy, a published or completed paper, a description of your research philosophy, and a diversity statement. Candidates will provide a Diversity Statement that describes their interest or efforts in furthering diversity and inclusion, e.g., through mentoring, pedagogy, activism or research. You will be asked for the names and email addresses of three references in the application process. They will be contacted to upload the letter of reference directly. For full consideration, application must be received by November 26, 2018. Questions regarding this position may be directed to Shannon Johnson, Administrative Assistant, via email (email@example.com).
Internal Number: 15102
About Oakland University
As a state-supported institution of higher education, Oakland University has a three-fold mission. It offers instructional programs of high quality that lead to degrees at the baccalaureate, master?s and doctoral levels, as well as programs in continuing education; it advances knowledge and promotes the arts through research, scholarship, and creative activity; and it renders significant public service. In all its activities, the university strives to exemplify educational leadership in a diverse and inclusive environment.