Position Description: - Lehigh University's Department of Economics invites applicants for a Professor of Practice (or Clinical Professor) in Economics beginning August 2019. This is a renewable fixed-term, non-tenure track, full-time position, beginning with a 3-year contract. The position requires teaching 12 credit hours (4 classes) per semester. The successful candidate is expected to provide high-quality instruction and engage in student advising and faculty service activities. Candidates should be dedicated to student learning and capable of outstanding classroom performance at both the undergraduate and graduate levels (i.e., MS in Economics, Masters of Management, and 1-MBA).
The candidate must have an advanced degree (PhD, or Master's degree with work experience), or a foreign "degree" equivalent in Economics or a related field by the time of the appointment, and must be able to provide evidence of teaching effectiveness. The search committee will consider candidates with teaching interests in statistics, econometrics and quantitative methods, big data, data analytics or financial economics/econometrics.
Lehigh University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Lehigh offers excellent benefits including domestic partner benefits. Lehigh University also has programs and policies designed to help Lehigh faculty members balance the responsibilities of their professional and personal lives: https://www.lehigh.edu/~inprv/faculty/worklifebalance.html
Review of Applications: - Review of applications will begin in November 2018. Application deadline: December 1, 2018. To ensure full consideration, please submit a cover letter, CV, teaching statement, a summary of teaching evaluations, and three letters of reference to https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/12360
Lehigh offers excellent benefits including domestic partner benefits.
To find out more: http://www.lehigh.edu/~inprv/faculty/worklifebalance.html/
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