Assistant Teaching Professor/Assistant Lecturer

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Economics: Assistant Teaching Professor or Assistant Lecturer to teach undergraduate economics; to advise students; and to provide service to students and the institution beginning August 2021. The economics department at Miami University is housed in the Farmer School of Business, but has majors in both the Farmer School of Business and the College of Arts and Science.


Required: Ph.D in Economics for appointment as Assistant Teaching Professor by date of appointment or Master’s degree for appointment as Assistant Lecturer.


Consideration may be given to candidates with a commitment to excellence in teaching high quality courses in Principles of Microeconomics, Principles of Macroeconomics, Money and Banking, and upper-level courses; commitment to excellence in teaching large sections of each course (Principles, Money and Banking); commitment to pedagogic innovation; or demonstrated enthusiasm for undertaking student-centered service responsibilities such as academic and extracurricular advising; student advising experience.


To apply for this position the applicant must submit all of the required materials in two steps. First, the applicant must apply online through the AEA’s job application system ( and submit a complete application. Second, the applicant must create an account in the Miami University system ( and upload a cover letter, curriculum vita, evidence of teaching performance, writing sample, a statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of service excellence or a statement of service philosophy/interest (uploaded as service), and transcripts to Department will request letters of recommendation from references listed in application. Inquiries about the position may be directed to Misty Barrett at To be guaranteed full consideration, complete applications should be submitted by January 20, 2021. Position will be open until filled. 


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