Assistant Professor, tenure-track position - School of Business
POSITION: Assistant Professor, tenure-track position
DEPARTMENT: School of Business
AVAILABLE: July 1, 2014
POSTING DATE: October, 2013
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Until filled
The University of Redlands School of Business invites applicants for a tenure-track position in Economics, preferably Environmental Economics. Sustainability is a strategic initiative for the School as well as the University and therefore a well-documented interest and/or background in any combination of the following is desirable: environment and development (sustainable development), international trade / geographical economics and the environment, agriculture and the environment, integration of ecosystems and economic models, or global public goods.
The University of Redlands is recognized as a premiere regional liberal education institution, situated on a picturesque campus in the city of Redlands, within one hour of Los Angeles, Palm Springs, Joshua Tree NP and Lake Arrowhead. The School offers innovative undergraduate and graduate degree programs at locations throughout Southern California.
This position will have significant responsibility for teaching and managing Economics courses at both the graduate and undergraduate level. At the time of appointment, each applicant should have a completed or near completed doctorate (ABD) in Economics or closely related field. All applicants should have a record of achievement in their functional area and a vibrant interest in teaching adult learners, and business education within the context of traditional liberal arts and sciences disciplines. The School of Business houses two research centers dedicated to understanding spatial aspects of business and economics: The Center for Business GIS and Spatial Analysis (http://www.redlands.edu/businessGIS) and the Institute for Spatial Economic Analysis (http://isea.redlands.edu/). The School of Business encourages contributions to its research centers. It values and rewards applied as well as cross-disciplinary research. Practitioner experience in business-related activities is highly desirable.
Review of applications will begin immediately and the position will remain open until filled. The appointment begins July 1, 2014. For further information please contact Karen Kraker at (909) 748-8750 or email Karen_Kraker@redlands.edu. Our website address is: http://www.redlands.edu. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, if selected for the interview process and accommodations are needed, please call 909/748-8040.
TO APPLY: Applicants should send a letter addressing the required and preferred characteristics, curriculum vita, copies of transcripts (unofficial copies will suffice), and the names and contact information for three references, followed by letters, to:
Economics Faculty Search
c/o Karen Kraker
School of Business, 204 Hornby Hall
University of Redlands
1200 E. Colton Ave.
Redlands, CA 92373-0999
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