Adjunct Instructor of Economics
Washington & Jefferson College and its Department of Economics & Business invite applications for an adjunct instructor of economics beginning in January 2013. This position is to teach Principles of Economics courses. Teaching responsibilities could include principles of microeconomics and/or principles of macroeconomics.
Candidates for the position should have completed by the time of appointment a Masters degree in economics and will preferably have demonstrated excellence in teaching. Further, they should be committed to working closely with students in a residential, undergraduate, liberal arts institution. Electronic applications are preferred, and those interested in applying for the position should send the following items by using the Apply Now button: a cover letter; curriculum vitae; short statement of teaching philosophy, and full contact information for three professional references (no letters until requested). Review of applications will begin October 19th and continue until the position is filled.
Washington & Jefferson College is a residential selective liberal arts college located thirty miles from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The oldest such college located west of the Allegheny mountains, Washington & Jefferson welcomes applications from creative and adaptable individuals who are dedicated to undergraduate liberal arts education, who cherish close interaction between faculty and students, and who enjoy participating in and promoting a diverse community committed to multicultural and global understanding.
The College is committed to increasing diversity in our community and actively pursues individuals from all backgrounds. Additionally, W&J complies with all applicable federal, state, and local laws and provides equal opportunity in all educational programs and activities, admission of students, and conditions of employment for all qualified individuals regardless of race, color, sex, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, or national origin.