Instructor I or II, Department of Economics, Heterodox Feminist Economics and Political Econom
University of Manitoba
Department of Economics
Faculty of Arts
University of Manitoba
Heterodox Feminist Economics and Political Economy
Instructor I or II
Position Vacancy No. 33050
The Economics and Society Stream of the Department of Economics, Faculty of Arts, at the University of Manitoba invites applications for a full-time probationary appointment at the rank of Instructor I or II in Heterodox Feminist Economics and Political Economy. A master’s degree in economics is required. The candidate should be able to demonstrate excellence in teaching and specialize in heterodox and feminist economics and political economy. Responsibilities will include undergraduate teaching in one or more delivery modes, including in-person instruction, and service-related activities. The appointment may begin on or after July 1, 2023. The salary and rank for the position will be commensurate with the qualifications and experience of the chosen candidate.
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Application for this position must include a letter of application and curriculum vitae. Three confidential letters of reference must also be received directly from the applicant’s referees. Candidates should include evidence of effective teaching, such as teaching evaluations and sample course outlines. Applications and confidential references should be sent electronically to ECONSOCI@umanitoba.ca. The deadline for applications to receive full consideration will be February 22, 2023, with the application process remaining open until the position is filled. Further information concerning the Department of Economics may be obtained from http://www.umanitoba.ca/faculty/arts/economics or by e-mailing your questions to ECONSOCI@umanitoba.ca.
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