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Code: N/A Posted: 07/12/2017
The University of Wisconsin-Parkside invites applications for the position of Visiting Assistant Professor in Economics. This is a temporary position for one year only.
Primary responsibilities of this position include teaching undergraduate courses (specifically principles of microeconomics, principles of macroeconomics, intermediate macroeconomics, and international trade), engaging in research and creative activity in economics, and providing service to the department, university, and community. Perform other duties as assigned.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
10% Scholarly research, creative activity, and professional development:
Essential Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
THE UNIVERSITY AND AREA
UW-Parkside is a regional comprehensive university that is committed to accessibility, academic excellence, student success, diversity, and community engagement. This beautiful campus is on 700 acres of woodland & prairie in the heart of the Milwaukee/Chicago corridor, between Racine and Kenosha and near Lake Michigan. The university enrolls approximately 5,000 students, many of whom are first- generation and nontraditional students. UW-Parkside benefits from the diversity of the communities it services in Kenosha, Racine, and Walworth Counties. Kenosha and Racine are small cities that offer tranquility and convenience. The myriad attractions of Milwaukee and Chicago are easily accessible, as is the solitude of the country. UW-Parkside is strongly committed to creating and maintaining a multicultural, pluralistic campus environment.
The tri-county region that comprises the University’s primary service area is home to an impressive array of businesses. There are more than 10,000 small businesses in the region, as well as a large number of globally-recognized employers. The college, through its active, engaged Advisory Board, enjoys a close relationship with many of these businesses. For further information regarding the University and community, please see our website at www.uwp.edu.
REVIEW OF APPLICATIONS
Application deadline is August 7, 2017. Applications will be reviewed immediately upon receipt and will be accepted until the position is filled.
Interested candidates should submit the following to the Point of Contact listed below. Your application will not be considered complete until all required documents are sent:
It is the policy of UW Parkside to provide reasonable accommodations to qualified applicants with disabilities. If you need assistance, or accommodation in applying because of a disability, please contact the Human Resources Office at 262-595-2204. Employment opportunities will not be denied because of the need to make reasonable accommodations for a qualified individual's disability.
A criminal background check and degree verification is part of the application process.
The University of Wisconsin-Parkside is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer.
SALARY AND BENEFITS
Commensurate with experience and education. The UW System provides a liberal benefits package, including participation in a state pension plan.
Benefit Details: https://www.wisconsin.edu/ohrwd/benefits/download/summaries/fasl.pdf
Total Compensation Estimator: https://www.wisconsin.edu/ohrwd/benefits/totalcomp/
Contact Name: Connie Wheeler
Contact Phone: 262-595-2314
Contact Email: email@example.com