The Department of Economics and Finance at Saint Peter’s University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level, beginning in the Fall of 2018. Candidates for the position should have already earned a Ph.D in economics, or be near completion of such a degree, with a defense date no later than the end of August 2018. The candidate must have teaching and research interests in finance, particularly in comparative financial structures and their connection with public policy. Preference will be given to candidates interested in behavioral finance and related heterodox traditions.
Teaching experience is required. The teaching load is 4/4 and will include advanced courses in finance, quantitative methods, microeconomics, and macroeconomics.
Saint Peter’s University is a liberal arts university with a demonstrated commitment to diversity. EOE.
Candidates should send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, graduate transcript, research sample, three letters of recommendation, a statement of teaching philosophy, teaching evaluations, and a statement on diversity to Chair, The Department of Economics and Finance, Saint Peter’s University, 2641 John F. Kennedy Blvd., Jersey City, New Jersey, 07306. Your diversity statement should address the ways in which you would engage a diverse educational environment, and the cover letter should speak to how you build an active classroom setting when dealing with complex issues. [log in to unmask]