Lecturer, Economics - Bentley University in Waltham Massachusetts

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Bentley University

Waltham, Massachusetts

United States

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Detailed Job Description

The Department of Economics at Bentley University invites applicants for a full-time, non-tenured track faculty position at the rank of Lecturer Faculty of Economics beginning fall 2014. The contract is renewable annually and carries a four-course per semester teaching load. The successful applicant must be able to teach introductory and upper-level courses at both the undergraduate and master's levels.

Exceptionally qualified candidates may also be considered for the position of Director of the Economics, Finance and Statistics Learning Center. In addition to the above responsibilities, a candidate will have previous supervisory experience. Responsibilities include hiring, scheduling, training and managing between 12-15 student tutors in a professional environment.  

Additional Description of Duties:

Lecturer faculty are also expected to hold weekly office hours.  

Position Qualifications

Candidates must have a Master's Degree, be ABD in Economics, or have similar credentials in a closely related field, and have previous teaching experience. Strong preference is given to candidates with a completed PhD. The teaching load is eight courses per year.

In addition to the above qualifications, consideration for the Director of the Economics, Finance and Statistics Learning Center is given to candidates with previous supervisory and leadership experience. This position carries a reduced teaching load.  

Special Instructions to Applicants

Interested candidates should upload the following materials electronically to jobs.bentley.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=52457: vita, cover letter, statement of research program, teaching philosophy, teaching evaluations for the past five years. (please use the "Bentley Use Only" and "Other Documents" link). You may scan multiple documents into one PDF to facilitate uploading. Names and contact information for three references will be required upon application. Bentley will contact these confidential references for those candidates moving forward in the process.
For best consideration, please submit your application by August 15th, 2014. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Bentley University requires reference checks and may conduct other pre-employment screening.  

Bentley University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, building strength through diversity.  

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Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Lecturer / Instructor / Adjunct
Type of Faculty:Visiting / Adjunct
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter