University of Nebraska at Omaha Center Director
Department of Economics, College of Business Administration
Assistant Professor and Center Director
Position Title/Short Description:
Title: Assistant Professor and Center Director
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Omaha, NE UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: A - General Economics
Key Words: Economic Education and Teaching of Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:
The Department of Economics in the College of Business Administration, University of Nebraska at Omaha announces a tenure-track assistant professor position to begin August 2015. We seek a scholar with expertise in economic education at the primary, secondary and university levels. Responsibilities include serving as Director of the Department's Center for Economic Education, which collaborates with Omaha area K-12 schools, businesses and other organizations, conducting research, and teaching classes at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Experience teaching micro and/or macroeconomics at the principles level is highly desirable. In addition to economic education, the department is open to other areas of specialization. Candidates must have a PhD in economics, or expect to complete their degree by September 1, 2015.
The University of Nebraska at Omaha is a comprehensive doctoral/research metropolitan university located in the heart of Nebraska's largest city. An equal opportunity employer.
The deadline for applications is December 1, 2014. The department will be interviewing at the Boston AEA Meetings, January 2015. To apply, go to www.unomaha.edu/humanresources/; in the left hand sidebar click on "Employment" then in the left hand sidebar click on "Current Job Openings Apply." Cover letter, curriculum vitae or resume, teaching evaluations, and a sample research paper, must be attached to the electronic application. Arrange to have three letters of recommendation sent to Ms. Cindy Osborne at firstname.lastname@example.org.