JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2021 - January 31, 2022

University of Victoria

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Faculty of Social Sciences
Assistant Teaching Professor

JOE ID Number: 2021-02_111467272
Date Posted: 09/02/2021
Date Inactive: 01/31/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Teaching Professor
Section: International:Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA
JEL Classification: C -- Mathematical and Quantitative Methods
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics at the University of Victoria invites applications for a tenure-track assistant teaching professor position commencing 1 July 2022.
The successful candidate will teach a range of econometrics and statistics courses at the undergraduate level and contribute to delivering core courses in macro or micro economics. Teaching professors play a central role in the administration of undergraduate programs.

Applicants must have a PhD in economics and have a record of excellence in teaching. The ideal candidate is passionate about teaching economics, innovative, and can inspire students to learn. The position will require ongoing contributions to the improvement of undergraduate teaching in the Department, including leading the introduction of new teaching methods and technologies. Having experience teaching large classes, international students, and coordinating teaching across multiple sections are all desirable assets. Assistant teaching professors are expected to maintain scholarly activities (10% of workload) through research, which can include research on pedagogical methods.

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
Application deadline: 01/15/2022
Application Instructions:
To apply, candidates must submit the following material through EconJobMarket or via email to
• Cover letter
• CV
• A brief teaching portfolio describing your teaching philosophy and containing evidence of teaching effectiveness, including but not limited to methods used, openness to innovation, as well as summaries of student evaluations or peer reviews of teaching.
• A research paper, which can be on pedagogy.
Applicants must arrange for three letters of reference to be submitted using EconJobMarket or email. If letters are submitted via email, please ask your referees to include your full name in the subject line.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; in accordance with Canadian Immigration requirements, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Please indicate in your application package if you are a Canadian citizen or permanent resident.
Complete applications must be received no later than January 15, 2022.