8 Month Teaching Term Appointment in Economics (Grenfell Campus)
Grenfell Campus, Memorial University
8-Month Teaching Term Appointment in Economics
The School of Science and the Environment at Grenfell Campus, Memorial University of NL, seeks applications for an 8-month teaching term appointment position in economics commencing on September 1, 2019. The main focus of the position is teaching economic theories with an opportunity to supervise senior undergraduate student projects. In particular, the candidate will be expected to teach intermediate microeconomics, introductory and intermediate macroeconomics, economic statistics and data analysis, and economic geography. The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. in economics or related field, and will have demonstrated a record of teaching experience. Candidates who are A.B.D. or hold an M.A. degree will also be considered.
Grenfell Campus, Memorial University of Newfoundland, is located in Western Newfoundland in an area of great natural beauty in close proximity to Gros Morne National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The Campus has a population of more than 1,300 students and emphasizes innovative approaches to teaching and learning, research and engagement. Experiential learning, impactful research and strong community relationships are the hallmarks of Grenfell’s profile.
The deadline for receipt of the applications is 5pm EST on the 10th of May 2019. Applications should include (a) a cover letter, (b) curriculum vitae, (c) a teaching dossier, and (d) the names and complete contact information of three referees. Candidates may submit their application in electronic and/or hard copy format to:
Dr. Michele Piercey-Normore, Dean,
School of Science and the Environment,
Grenfell Campus, Memorial University,
Corner Brook, Newfoundland and Labrador,
Canada A2H 5G4
All appointments at Memorial University are subject to budgetary approval. Salary will reflect qualifications and experience in accordance with the Collective Agreement governing faculty at Memorial University of Newfoundland.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. Memorial University is committed to employment equity and diversity and encourages applications from all qualified candidates, including women; people of any sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression; Indigenous peoples; visible minorities, and racialized people; and people with disabilities.