Instructor Pool - 2023/2024: Economics

Oregon State University
June 15, 2024
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Position Information

Department School of Public Policy (CLA)

Position Title Instructor Job Title Instructor Pool - 2023/2024: Economics Appointment Type Academic Teaching/Research Faculty Job Location Various Locations Position Appointment Percent Varies Appointment Basis 9 Faculty Status Regular Tenure Status Fixed-Term Pay Method Salary Pay Period 1st through the last day of the month Pay Date Last working day of the month Recommended Full-Time Salary Range Salary to Commensurate with Education, Training and Experience Position Summary

The Economics Program in the School of Public Policy ( SPP) invites applications for one or more fixed-term, non-tenure-track full/part-time Instructor positions to teach on a term by term basis for the 2023-2024 academic year. Some of these appointments may be reviewed for renewal or transition to an instructional position on an annual basis at the discretion of the Director.

Instructors may be needed to teach on campus and Ecampus courses in the following areas: undergraduate courses in Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Industrial Organization, Law and Economics, Econometrics, Economics of Inequality, Public Economics, Behavioral Economics, and other courses as needed. This position will be appointed in the Economics Program which is part of the School of Public Policy (SPP).

The Economics Program offers BA/BS degrees in Economics, with separate options in General Economics, Mathematical Economics, Managerial Economics, and Law, Economics, and Policy. Students can also minor in Economics and take Economics courses as electives or to fulfill other degree requirements. In addition to teaching, the Economics faculty are active researchers in all areas of the discipline and publish in prominent journals.

The School of Public Policy is comprised of the Economics, Political Science, Public Policy, and Sociology programs. SPP is rapidly growing, both in faculty, mission and regional prominence. In addition to providing separate and distinct undergraduate majors, the programs have collaborated in delivering a successful Master of Public Policy Program, Executive Master in Public Policy Program, and PhD in Public Policy.

The School of Public Policy is uniquely positioned to integrate groundbreaking research into emerging policies, practices and understandings of the world that will impact and influence local regional, national, and international policy decisions.

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Position Duties

100% Teaching and Instruction:

  • Administer and teach undergraduate courses in Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Industrial Organization, Law and Economics, Econometrics, Economics of Inequality, Public Economics, Behavioral Economics, and other courses as needed.
  • Minimum/Required Qualifications

  • Masters degree in Economics or related discipline.
  • Teaching experience at the college/university level.
  • A demonstrable commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity, equity and inclusion.
  • Preferred (Special) Qualifications

  • PhD in Economics
  • Working Conditions / Work Schedule

    E-Campus courses (fully on-line, asynchronous) can be remote.

    This position requires a clear and unambiguous commitment to compliance of all National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) regulations for Division I (FBS) universities. No

    Posting Detail Information

    Posting Number P06716UF

    Number of Vacancies Varies Anticipated Appointment Begin Date 09/16/2023 Anticipated Appointment End Date 06/15/2024 Posting Date 04/14/2023 Full Consideration Date Closing Date 06/15/2024 Indicate how you intend to recruit for this search Competitive / External - open to ALL qualified applicants Special Instructions to Applicants

    When applying you will be required to attach the following electronic documents:

    1) A resume/CV; and

    2) A cover letter indicating how your qualifications and experience have prepared you for this position.

    3) Evidence of Teaching Excellence (Load as Statement of Teaching)

    You will also be required to submit the names of at least three professional references, their e-mail addresses and telephone numbers as part of the application process.

    Starting salary within the salary range will be commensurate with skills, education, and experience

    Applications will be considered through the 2023-2024 Academic Year.

    For additional information please contact:

    [email protected]

    OSU commits to inclusive excellence by advancing equity and diversity in all that we do. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community.

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    Supplemental Questions

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  • After reviewing the OSU mission statement at https:// and the emphasis on diversity, please state how your background and experience has prepared you to be effective in an environment that values diversity
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    Documents Needed to Apply

    Required Documents

  • Cover Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Teaching
  • Optional Documents

  • Verification of Veteran Status ONLY (do not upload any other documentation to this field)
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