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Posting ID 2058
Position Title Professional Teaching Position (tenure track) Economics
Faculty/Academic Area School of Business & Economics
Department Economics
Campus Waterloo
Position Summary Applications are invited for a Professional Teaching position (tenure-track) appointment commencing July 1, 2013 at the rank of Assistant Professor subject to budgetary approval. Requirements for the position include:


• At least two years teaching experience (or equivalent) in post-secondary education.

• A PhD in Economics (or near completion).

• Demonstrated evidence of teaching excellence and a commitment to pedagogical innovation and scholarship.


Normally, faculty holding a Professional Teaching position will teach six one-term courses annually over two or three terms. Preference will be given to eligible applicants whose experience and/or scholarly activities have demonstrated a commitment to excellence in teaching, pedagogical innovation and student learning.


Applications should be emailed to economics@wlu.ca. (Paper applications will not be accepted). Applications should include a covering letter, curriculum vitae, a url link or pdf file for published or unpublished research papers, three letters of reference and a teaching dossier which provides:

• an account (max: 3 pages) which describes (i) your contributions to teaching (including work done on curriculum development and pedagogical innovation) and describes (ii) the evidence related to the quality of your teaching performance;

• teaching evaluations for all courses taught (including both the raw data and a summary of that data);

• the most recent syllabi for all courses taught over the last five years.


Applicants in all fields will be considered. Wilfrid Laurier University is committed to employment equity and values diversity. We welcome applications from qualified women and men, including persons of all genders and sexual orientations, persons with disabilities, Aboriginal persons, and persons of a visible minority. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Members of the designated groups must self-identify to be considered for employment equity. Candidates may self-identify, in confidence, to the Dean of the School of Business and Economics, Dr. Micheál Kelly. Specify that you are applying for a professional teaching position in the Department of Economics. Further information on the equity policy can be found at https://www.wlu.ca/page.php?grp_id=2465&p=1054¬5. Review of applications will begin November 15 and will continue until the position is filled.
Please Note

Wilfrid Laurier University is committed to employment equity and values diversity. We welcome applications from qualified women and men, including persons of all genders and sexual orientations, persons with disabilities, Aboriginal persons, and persons of a visible minority. Although Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority, all qualified candidates, including international candidates, are encouraged to apply.

 

Members of the designated groups must self-identify to be considered for employment equity. Candidates may self-identify, in confidence, to the Dean of  SBE, Dr. Micheal Kelly. Further information on the equity policy can be found at https://www.wlu.ca/page.php?grp_id=2465&p=10545