Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology

Assistant Professor, Labor/Immigration Economics

Posted: 10/12/2018 (Employment)

The Department of Economics is housed in the College of Social Sciences and Interdisciplinary Studies. The Department has 14 full-time faculty and a pool of part-time faculty members who serve more than 600 undergraduate majors. Students in our major and who take our service courses come from diverse ethnic and socioeconomic backgrounds.

Essential Duties
Teach lower-division, upper-division and graduate courses.
Provide undergraduate advising to Economics Majors
Supervise Master’s level theses students
Provide service to the Department, College, University and Community.

Appointment Specifics
Interviews will be conducted at the Allied Social Science Association meetings or at an alternative location.

Required Qualifications
Ph.D. in Economics or a closely related field. ( ABD applicants will be considered. If ABD , all requirements for the doctorate degree must be completed by January 2020).
Ability to teach both core and elective classes, including principles of macroeconomics and microeconomics; intermediate macroeconomics and microeconomics; quantitative methods; and upper division and graduate courses appropriate to the candidate’s field of specialization.
Ability to work with a diverse student population.
Demonstrated teaching effectiveness.
Candidate has completed one or more research papers in the field.
Recommendation letters indicate the candidate has ability to conduct scholarship for publication in peer-reviewed journals.

Preferred Qualifications
Completion of PhD by August 2019.
Specialization in labor economics with an emphasis on immigration.
Ability to teach core and elective courses in our MA Program.
Interest and experience using innovations in information technology for the teaching and learning process.
Collegial commitment to the interests of an academic department.
Ability to contribute to the scholarly environment of the Department.
Interest in teaching quantitative methods.

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Deadline: 11/16/2018

Location: California State University at Sacramento