The University of Arkansas at Little Rock (UALR) Department of Economics and Finance is accepting applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Economics (R0040773) to begin Fall 2024. Fields of specialization are open, but in addition to courses in the area of specialization, the new faculty member will be expected to teach one or more of the following courses during a typical year: statistics, principles of microeconomics, principles of macroeconomics, or managerial economics. The university expects instructional excellence and scholarly output appropriate for a school with AACSB accreditation of its undergraduate and MBA programs.
UALR is a metropolitan university located in Little Rock, the capital and the governmental and financial center of the State. The Department of Accounting, Economics and Finance is housed in the School of Business. The city enjoys a moderate climate, a moderate size population, a diverse terrain, and a myriad of cultural and sports activities.
Required Qualifications: Candidates should have a PhD in Economics or should have completed all degree requirements by commencement of employment.
Preferred Qualifications: Teaching experience and publications are desirable.
Application materials must be submitted through the online application system. Additional information about this position and application requirements are available under the Jobs link on the Human Resources’ website at http://ualr.edu/humanresources/. Incomplete applications will not be considered. The position is open until filled. For additional information call (501) 916-6735.
This position is governed by state and federal laws, and agency/institution policy. This position is subject to a pre-employment criminal background, sex offender registry, and financial history check and drug screening. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication and/or adverse financial history information alone shall not disqualify an applicant in the absence of a relationship to the requirements of the position. Background check and drug screening information will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.
The University of Arkansas at Little Rock is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution. The university welcomes applications without regard to race/color, sex, gender, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability, religion, marital or parental status, protected veteran or military status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal or state law. Under Arkansas law, all applications are subject to disclosure. Persons hired must have proof of legal authority to work in the United States.