Lecturer/Visiting Assistant Professor Macro - Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs New York

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Skidmore College

Saratoga Springs, New York

United States


Detailed Job Description

Skidmore College is a highly regarded, selective, independent, coeducational, residential, liberal arts College. Located in beautiful Saratoga Springs, New York, Skidmore sits on a pristine campus of over 750 acres near the foothills of the Adirondack Mountains. Saratoga Springs is a not-so-well-guarded secret of rich tradition accented with an abounding youthful feeling. The college's unique location makes it the perfect place for those who desire the peace of country-like living as well as the excitement and activity accessible in nearby larger cities. Skidmore College offers its employees opportunities for professional and personal growth, a very competitive benefits package, and the ability to positively impact the community.

The Skidmore College community awaits your arrival, so if you welcome challenges and are interested in making a difference, come join us!

Job Summary

The Department of Economics invites applications for a three year non-tenure track position at the rank of Lecturer or Visiting Assistant Professor in macroeconomics, beginning in the fall of 2016. The college is especially interested in candidates from under-represented groups as well as individuals who have experience with diverse populations who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their teaching and research. Applicants must possess a strong desire to work in a liberal arts environment with a reputation for excellent teaching. The successful candidate will teach both required and elective courses at the introductory, intermediate and advanced level. Highest priority fields are macro and monetary economics. The standard teaching load for non-tenure line faculty is six courses per year.

Candidates should have a Ph.D. in Economics, although advanced ABDs may be considered. We encourage applications from historically under-represented groups as well as individuals who have experience teaching in a multi-cultural classroom.

Minimum Qualifications

Ph.D. candidate in Economics  

Preferred Qualifications

Ph.D. in Economics  

Required Applicant Documents

Cover Letter
Curriculum Vitae
Teaching Statement
Teaching Evaluations

Skidmore College is committed to being an inclusive campus community and, as an Equal Opportunity Employer, does not discriminate in its hiring or employment practices on the basis of gender, race or ethnicity, color, national origin, religion, age, disability, military or marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, domestic violence victim status, predisposing genetic characteristics or prior arrest or conviction record or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.

Employment at Skidmore College is contingent upon an acceptable background check result.


Keyword Phrases

  • Economics
  • Lecturer/Visiting Assistant Professor Macro
  • Creative Thought Matters
  • Fostering a Diverse & Inclusive Community
  • Country-style living; big city access
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Lecturer / Instructor / Adjunct
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: See Job Description