JOE - December 2011

University of California, Berkeley
Social Science Division
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Lecturer
Section: 2 -- US: Other Academic (Temporary, Adjunct, Visiting, Part-Time)
Location: Berkeley, CA, USA
JEL Classifications:
A1 -- General Economics
A2 -- Economic Education and Teaching of Economics
D -- Microeconomics
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
F1 -- Trade
F4 -- Macroeconomic Aspects of International Trade and Finance
G -- Financial Economics
H -- Public Economics
O1 -- Economic Development
Keywords: Lecturer, Economics, Berkeley
Deadline Date: 07/31/2012
Salary Range: The salary per course will be based on a minimum annual salary of $73,499 for 6 courses, with some credit given for prior college-level teaching experience (not including Graduate Student Instructor or summer session teaching).

JOE ID Number: 201112_396742

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Full Text of JOE Listing:
The Department of Economics at the University of California, Berkeley is accepting applications to fill current and future part-time lecturer positions to teach undergraduate classes in the summer or in the fall or spring semesters, in the subject areas listed below:

Core Courses:
- Introduction to Economics (Principles of micro and macro)
- Economic Analysis - Micro (Theory)
- Economic Analysis - Macro (Theory)
- Economic Statistics and Econometrics

Upper-division courses (100-200 level) in general, but particularly within the following areas:
- Psychology and Economics
- Financial Economics
- Public Economics
- Economic Development
- International Trade
- International Monetary Economics

Course descriptions can be found on the following website: This announcement will be used to develop a pool of applicants for lecturer positions.

General Duties: Responsibilities include (but are not limited to) delivering lectures, managing graders and/or teaching assistants, holding office hours, assigning grades, advising students, preparing course materials (e.g., syllabus), and maintaining a course website.

Qualifications: Ph.D. in Economics or a related discipline and a track record of distinguished teaching at the undergraduate level.

Documentation: To be considered, applicants must send the following documents:

- A letter of application
- Curriculum vitae
- Statement of Teaching Philosophy
- A copy of transcript which verifies highest degree earned
- Evidence of Teaching Effectiveness (preferably teaching evaluations)
- Contact information (name, address, phone number, and e-mail address) for three professional references.

Note: Although copies of transcripts are acceptable for application purposes, all job offers are contingent upon receipt of an original certified transcript.
Application Instructions:

Submission: Electronic submissions are preferred; please follow procedures at the following link:
Submission by mail can be sent to: Phil Walz, Department of Economics, 530 Evans Hall #3800, UC, Berkeley, CA 94720-3880. We encourage applications from individuals who will contribute to diversity in higher education. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

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