JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)
August 1, 2016 - January 31, 2017
Farmingdale State College
Position Title/Short Description
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Farmingdale, New York, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: A2 -- Economic Education and Teaching of Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:
Farmingdale State College, a campus of the State University of New York, is a college of applied science and technology with an enrollment of more than 9,000 students. As the largest of SUNY's colleges of technology, Farmingdale equips students with the resources and critical thinking skills sought by today's emerging industries through its Schools of Business, Engineering Technology, Health Sciences, and Liberal Arts & Sciences. Farmingdale offers 38 undergraduate degree programs and will offer its first Master's program in the Fall 2017 semester. The college is a pioneer in environmental sustainability and alternative energy, and boasts a highly successful NCAA Division III athletics program.
Farmingdale State College is seeking to hire a tenure track assistant professor in economics. Job duties include normal teaching load (12 contact hours) in general and specialty areas including introductory and intermediate economics courses, as well as quantitative analysis courses in support of the Applied Economics, Business Management, and Sport Management programs, research leading to publication in academic journals, student advisement and recruitment activities, and college service activities. While fields of specialization are open (A1: General Economics; 00: Any Field), the department does have a strong preference for an individual with teaching and research interests in Financial Economics and Finance (G00), Agriculture and Natural Resource (Q), or Health Economics (I1).
All faculty members at Farmingdale State College have three workload components: teaching, research and scholarly activity, and service. Service includes advising students as well as serving on departmental and college-wide committees. The successful candidate will demonstrate an interest and high level of competence in teaching. Candidates should have a research agenda that complements their area of academic specialty and has the potential for peer-reviewed publications and presentations, both of which are necessary for promotion and tenure at Farmingdale State College.
Qualifications: PhD. in Economics, or ABD with all degree requirements completed including the dissertation defense by the date of appointment, evidence of teaching effectiveness, developed research agenda.
Preferred Qualifications: PhD. already awarded, established record of scholarship and publications, interest and ability to develop and teach courses in Finance and Financial Economics, Natural Resource Economics, or Health Economics.
Visa Sponsorship is Not Available for this Position
State University of New York is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
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