Visiting Assistant Professor of Economics: One-Year Appointment

Pennsylvania, United States
Salary Not specified
Jan 27, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Position Summary: Gettysburg College invites applications for a one-year visiting faculty position in the Department of Economics ( at the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor, to begin August 2021. Applicants must have teaching and research interests in macroeconomics. We are particularly interested in candidates with a record of success teaching macroeconomics at the intermediate level or higher. The teaching load is 3-3 and includes principles of macroeconomics and intermediate macroeconomics courses.

Qualifications: The successful candidate should be committed to teaching in the liberal arts tradition and producing high quality research. A Ph.D. in Economics by the time of appointment is strongly preferred. We encourage applications from candidates who can demonstrate through their teaching, scholarship, or service that they can contribute to the diversity and inclusive excellence of our community.

Application Details: A cover letter that addresses the candidate’s teaching experience, potential course offerings, research, and ability to contribute to diversity and inclusion, an example of recent research, a curriculum vitae, teaching evaluations (if available) and contact information for three professional references must be submitted through Gettysburg College’s online system: References will be contacted by Gettysburg College via email to submit letters of recommendation electronically. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Inquiries can be addressed to Linus Nyiwul, Chair, at

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