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Instructor

Requisition Number:

27671

Location:

Boulder, Colorado

Employment Type:

Faculty

Schedule:

Full-Time

Date Posted:

20-Nov-2020

Job Summary

The Department of Economics in the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Colorado Boulder invites applications for two Instructor of Economics positions. The top candidates will be teaching specialists and have a demonstrated record of teaching excellence in economics courses and a passion for undergraduate teaching. The initial appointment will be up to three years with a renewable term.  The Department has a history of welcoming and valuing long-term instructors. The expected teaching load is six semester courses per year. Review of applications will begin on November 30, 2020 and remote interviews will be conducted in early January.   

The University of Colorado Boulder is committed to building a culturally diverse community of faculty, staff, and students dedicated to contributing to an inclusive campus environment. We are an Equal Opportunity employer, including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Who We Are

The Department of Economics in the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Colorado Boulder invites applications for two Instructor of Economics positions. The top candidates will be teaching specialists and have a demonstrated record of teaching excellence in economics courses and a passion for undergraduate teaching. The initial appointment will be up to three years with a renewable term.  The Department has a history of welcoming and valuing long-term instructors. The expected teaching load is six semester courses per year. Review of applications will begin on November 30, 2020 and remote interviews will be conducted in early January. 

The Department recognizes that our effectiveness and creativity are strengthened by contributions from a broad range of perspectives. As such, we particularly welcome candidates from groups that are historically underrepresented in our field and/or have demonstrated leadership toward building an equitable and inclusive scholarly environment.

What Your Key Responsibilities Will Be

The top candidates will be teaching specialists and have a demonstrated record of teaching excellence in economics courses and a passion for undergraduate teaching.

What You Should Know

The appointment will begin in August 2021. The expected teaching load is six semester courses per year.

What We Can Offer

The salary will be competitive and commensurate with experience.

Benefits

The University of Colorado offers excellent benefits, including medical, dental, retirement, paid time off, tuition benefit and ECO Pass. The University of Colorado Boulder is one of the largest employers in Boulder County and offers an inspiring higher education environment. Learn more about the University of Colorado Boulder.

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What We Require

Applicants must have a PhD in Economics or a comparable field by the time of the appointment.

What You Will Need

Teaching specialists and have a demonstrated record of teaching excellence in economics courses and a passion for undergraduate teaching.

Special Instructions

To apply, please submit the following materials:
  1. A Cover Letter
  2. A CV/Resume
  3. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  4. Evidence of Teaching Excellence (Teaching/Course Evaluations)
  5. Diversity and Inclusion Statement that addresses how the applicant’s experience has contributed to diversity and inclusion and will continue to do so.
During the application process you will need to enter contact information for three references and we will request letters of recommendation and additional materials, if needed, as the search progresses.

Review of applications will begin on November 30, 2020 and will continue until the position is filled.

Note: Application materials will not be accepted via email. For consideration, applications must be submitted through CU Boulder Jobs.

Posting Contact Information

Posting Contact Name: Daniel Kaffine

Posting Contact Email: Daniel.Kaffine@Colorado.edu