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Visiting Instructor, Economics/Public Policy

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Include cover letter, vita, descriptions of teaching accomplishments and philosophy, statement of current research, undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and three letters of reference. All documents should be uploaded PittSource.

Posting Details

Posting Details

Department 42255-Greensburg Business
Working Title Visiting Instructor, Economics/Public Policy
Position Title Faculty.Instructor
Job Type Faculty
Position Number 7117117
Posting Summary

ECONOMICS/PUBLIC POLICY: Visiting Instructor position beginning August, 2017. This is a one-year position and duties include teaching undergraduate courses in economics and electives on public policy issues. The faculty member hired will be actively involved in the public policy program. PhD preferred plus evidence of teaching ability and scholarly potential. Pitt-Greensburg values candidates with a commitment to undergraduate education and experience in working with diverse groups. Send a cover letter, vita, descriptions of teaching accomplishments and philosophy, statement of current research, undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and three letters of reference to Dr. Jackie Horrall, Economic/Public Policy.

Pitt-Greensburg values candidates with a commitment to undergraduate education and experience in working with diverse groups.

Minimum Qualifications

ABD/PhD required plus evidence of teaching ability and scholarly potential.

Preferred Qualifications

For PhD candidates, this will be a one year appointment in an Assistant Professor position.

Additional Applicant Instructions

Include cover letter, vita, descriptions of teaching accomplishments and philosophy, statement of current research, undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and three letters of reference. All documents should be uploaded PittSource.

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About the School/Department

The University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg, a four-year liberal arts college, offers 27 undergraduate degrees, 19 minors, and numerous pre-professional options as part of the highly-ranked University of Pittsburgh system. The University offers low tuition, incredible hands-on learning opportunities, and personalized education, with dedicated faculty.

Campus Greensburg
Anticipated Starting Academic Term Fall
Anticipated Starting Year 2017
Date Posted 03/17/2017
Open Until Filled Yes
Application Deadline (Close date)
Posting Number F-000010-P
Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity

The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled

Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a PhD in the requested field?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Other Document
  3. Other Document 2
  4. Curriculum Vitae
  5. Teaching Statement
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document 3