JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2020 - July 31, 2020

Brandeis University - Heller School for Social Policy and Management

Lecturer or Senior Lecturer, Microeconomics

JOE ID Number: 2020-01_111464828
Date Posted: 03/09/2020
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Lecturer or Senior Lecturer, Microeconomics
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Waltham, Massachusetts, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
D0 -- General
H0 -- General
J0 -- General
P0 -- General
Keywords:
Microeconomics, Public Finance, Social Policy, MBA and Master of Public Policy.
Salary Range: Commensurate with qualifications and experience and the particular courses the Lecturer or Senior Lecturer is appointed to teach.
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Heller School for Social Policy and Management invites applications for a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in economics and public finance beginning summer/fall 2020. The position is a full-time, non-tenure track appointment to teach 4-5 courses, including multiple sections of Microeconomics across our Social Impact MBA and Masters of Public Policy programs. We seek candidates who can bridge the gap between theory and practice and are ready to teach in an integrated, cross-disciplinary environment. Preference for candidates with a focus on the economics of social policy and social-impact organizations, incorporating case studies and examples in areas such as health, labor, housing, poverty, and children/family policy. Ability to teach a course in Public Finance a plus.
Candidates should possess knowledge of economics demonstrated by a PhD degree in economics, experience teaching economics courses, and/or managerial experience involving budgetary and economic decisions. Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest, CV, and evidence of teaching excellence. Review of applications will begin April 1 and will continue to be accepted until the position is filled. Questions can be directed to Darren Zinner, PhD, Associate Dean for Academics (dzinner@brandeis.edu). All applications should be sent through the Brandeis University Job portal at https://slate.brandeis.edu/portal/current_positions.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Application deadline: 04/01/2020
Reference Instructions:
Final candidates will be asked to submit three confidential letters of reference. Brandeis University is committed to advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion in faculty scholarship, teaching, and service; applicants are encouraged to address these goals in their letter. Review of applications will begin on April 1, 2020; however, applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled. Questions about the position can be directed to Darren Zinner, PhD, Associate Dean for Academics (dzinner@brandeis.edu).