Visiting Assistant Professor or Instructor of Economics
Locations: San Antonio, TX
Posted: Jun 8, 2022
Closes: Jul 31, 2022 - 11:59 PM EDT
Position ID: 148747
About Our Lady of the Lake University:
On the foundation of faith, wisdom and trust in Providence, Our Lady of the
Lake University (OLLU) prepares graduates to transform their communities,
families and professions.
OLLU, founded in 1895 by the Congregation of Divine Providence, is a
coeducational comprehensive institution with an enrollment of more than 3,100
students. With its main residential campus in San Antonio and non-traditional
programs in San Antonio, Houston, the Rio Grande Valley (La Feria), and
online, OLLU has a presence in two of the largest cities in Texas, the border
region, and literally around the world.
The University offers more than 30 undergraduate majors and minors, 14
master's programs and three doctoral programs through its College of Arts and
Sciences, School of Business and Leadership, and the College of Professional
Studies. OLLU offers classes in daytime, evening, weekend and online formats.
The Department of Business at Our Lady of the Lake University in San Antonio
seeks a full-time Visiting Assistant Professor or Instructor in Economics to
start in the Fall 2022 semester for the 2022-2023 academic year. The candidate
will teach a variety of courses in the day program, weekend program, and on-
line. In addition, teaching on weekends (as well as some advising of
undergraduate students) may be required and is a condition of employment.
Ideal candidates should be innovative, have strong interpersonal skills,
demonstrate capacity to enhance our programs and have an excellent record of
teaching and scholarship. Experience with evidence-based and/or active-
learning pedagogies preferred.
The course(s) to be taught: Undergraduate and/or Graduate courses in
Economics, Econometrics, and Health Economics. Ability to teach a course in
Data Analytics is preferred.
PhD in Economics or related field preferred, ABD or Master's degree with
working experience in economics considered. Those with a doctoral degree will
be assigned the rank of Assistant Professor. Those not holding a doctoral
degree will be assigned the rank of Instructor.
Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position
For questions about the position contact: Professor Michelle Avila, Chair,
Department of Business, email@example.com
OLLU seeks to attract, develop and retain the highest quality faculty, staff
and administrators. The University is committed to diversity and strongly
encourages applications from women and minorities. EOE.
Employment with Our Lady of the Lake University is contingent upon the
applicant undergoing a background investigation.
Our Lady of the Lake University uses E-Verify to confirm the employment
eligibility of all newly hired employees. To learn more about E-Verify,
including your rights and responsibilities, please visit www. dhs.gov/E-Verify.
Please complete the online Application for Academic Employment and attach the
Letter of Interest denoting position for which applying. Resume and/or
Copies of all transcripts reflecting receipt of terminal degree in discipline
for which applying.
Evidence of teaching effectiveness.
Listing of three professional references.
For consideration for Academic Employment, all materials above must be
submitted together and at one time. Incomplete packets for academic employment
will not be considered.