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Assistant Professor of Economics - 2 positions

The Economics Department is accepting applications for two new tenure track positions beginning fall 2013. The first position is focused on international development and gender. The second position is open, but fields in political economy, urban and regional, history of thought, and public sector economics are of particular interest. Teaching experience and a completed Ph.D. by fall 2013 are expected. Teaching duties include three courses per semester, typically split between principles and upper division courses; active research and publication is expected. We seek applicants with a passion for the highest quality undergraduate teaching, including heterodox approaches, applied fields, and interdisciplinary work. Domestic and international field experiences, mentoring undergraduate research, and innovative teaching approaches are strengths. Qualified female and minority candidates are particularly invited to apply. All applications received prior to November 26, 2012 will be considered for an ASSA meeting interview.

Application should include cover letter, c.v.; teaching portfolio to include statement of teaching philosophy, sample syllabi, and a summary of student evaluations; job market paper; graduate transcript; and three letters of recommendation which can attest to teaching effectiveness. Electronic submission through Interfolio is required at:https://secure.interfolio.com/apply/15954.

Siena College is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V and encourages applications from all qualified candidates. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, Siena College surveys all job applicants in accordance with the U.S. Department of Labor’s affirmative action requirements. Therefore, we request that in addition to your application, you complete the Equal Employment Opportunity Questionnaire provided on the Interfolio site. Any information you choose to provide the Equal Employment Opportunity Data Form will be treated as personal and confidential and will be kept separate from your application for employment. Your cooperation is key to maintaining an effective equal opportunity program at Siena College and is greatly appreciated.

Siena College is committed to attracting, supporting, and retaining a diverse faculty. We actively encourage applications from women, minorities, persons with disabilities, veterans, and others who may make a positive contribution to the diversification of ideas and perspectives.