Professor of Economics
Michigan State University College of Social Science
United States

Professor Fixed Term in Economics

Job no: 635039
Work type: Faculty/Academic Staff
Major Administrative Unit / College: College Of Social Science
Department: Economics 10038238
Salary: Salary Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: Full Time (90-100%), Fixed Term Faculty, Education/Training, Union

Working/Functional Title

Prof- Fixed Term

Position Summary

The Department of Economics invites applications for a part time, fixed term full professor position in microeconomics and mathematical methods for June 2020.  Duties include teaching both of the first halves of 3-credit courses at the Foundations level within the American Economic Association Summer Program (AEASP).  This level roughly corresponds to an intermediate undergraduate level. This professor will teach these courses as well as participate in events and mentor students enrolled in the program.

Michigan State University actively promotes a dynamic research and learning environment in which qualified individuals of differing perspectives and cultural backgrounds pursue academic goals with mutual respect and shared inquiry. MSU is committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity. The university actively encourages applications and/or nominations of women, persons of color, veterans, and persons with disabilities and individuals from other underrepresented groups that can diversify the impact of social science research across the mission of the college.

Required Degree

Doctorate -Economics or related field

Minimum Requirements

A PhD in Economics or a related field is required. Evidence of excellent teaching skills at the undergraduate level is required.

Required Application Materials

  • Curriculum Vitae with names of three references included;
  • Cover letter;
  • Summary of teaching evaluations and/or other evidence of teaching excellence.

Special Instructions

To be considered for this position, please submit required application materials through the MSU Jobs Website: Any questions may be directed to Applications cannot be accepted by email.

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Department Statement

The mission of the Department of Economics at Michigan State University consists of three interrelated components: providing the highest quality instruction to our undergraduate and graduate students, conducting leading-edge research in economics, and providing leadership and service to our professional communities. As a unit in a major land-grant university, we are committed to excel in all three components of our mission.

MSU Statement

Michigan State University has been advancing the common good with uncommon will for more than 160 years. One of the top research universities in the world, MSU pushes the boundaries of discovery and forges enduring partnerships to solve the most pressing global challenges while providing life-changing opportunities to a diverse and inclusive academic community through more than 200 programs of study in 17 degree-granting colleges.

Advertised: Jan 31, 2020 Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: Jan 31, 2022 Eastern Standard Time

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