JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2020 - January 31, 2021

Tufts University

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Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
Department of Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning
Part-time Lecturer

JOE ID Number: 2020-02_111465458
Date Posted: 10/02/2020
Date Inactive: 01/31/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Part-time Lecturer
Section: US: Other Academic (Part-time or Adjunct)
Location: Medford, Massachusetts, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: D -- Microeconomics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning at Tufts University is searching for a partā€time lecturer to teach one or two graduate-level sections of UEP 251 Economics for Policy and Planning in Spring 2021. Teaching may require in person, hybrid or remote assignments.

This required core course provides a survey of microeconomics for non-major graduate students, with a focus on real-world applications relevant to policy and planning including case studies. The overall goal of this course is for students to become educated consumers of economic information, and the application of economics to the world of policy and planning. Past syllabi are available for review upon request.

Candidates should have a PhD in economics or a closely related field. Those with real-world practice and policy experience in economics are preferred, as well as past teaching at the college-level.

Application instructions
All application materials must be submitted via Interfolio at Please submit a cover letter, CV, teaching evidence (syllabus, course evaluations, etc.) and contact information for three references. Questions about the position may be directed to Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 10/16/2020