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Assistant Professor of Economics

Job no: 493062
Work type: Faculty
Location: UMBC Campus
Categories: Economics

Application Instructions:

 Apply via Interfolio.com




For more information visit:  https://economics.umbc.edu/

Anticipated Start Date:

August 23, 2020


The Department of Economics welcomes applications for a new or senior Assistant Professor level to start in Fall, 2020 from those doing research in applied empirical microeconomics including, among other possible specialties, Public Economics and Industrial Organization.  

Duties for the tenure-track position entail actively publishing in peer reviewed journals along with teaching courses at both graduate and undergraduate levels in applied empirical micro-economics. The successful candidate will also display dedication to inclusive excellence in higher education. While teaching will be focused in the Department of Economics, the successful candidate for this position will have opportunities to participate in teaching and dissertation advising in UMBC’s School of Public Policy.

The University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) is a mid-sized research university located between Washington and Baltimore with a Carnegie classification of RU/H: Research Universities (high research activity). The Sloan Foundation has awarded our department a grant to establish a pipeline for under-represented minority undergraduates into post-baccalaureate research opportunities.  UMBC is especially proud of the diversity of its student body, and we seek to attract an equally diverse applicant pool for this position. We have a strong commitment to inclusive excellence in our faculty.  

Completion of Ph.D. is required for appointment as Assistant Professor. Applicants are encouraged to submit their applications by November 15, 2019 for best consideration. Please submit all application materials electronically via interfolio.  Required application materials and submission instructions are available at apply.interfolio.com/67210

For questions contact Crystal Proctor (email: proctor3@umbc.edu).

Screening of Applications Begins: Review of application materials will begin 11/20/2019 and will continue until the position is filled.   
About UMBC:

UMBC, an honors university serving more than 11,000 undergraduates and 2,000 graduate students, is one of two public universities in Maryland to achieve the “doctoral/research university-extensive” Carnegie classification. Located just outside Baltimore and 45 minutes from Washington, DC, the campus is growing rapidly under dynamic leadership.

Our UMBC community redefines excellence in higher education through an inclusive culture that connects innovative teaching and learning, research across disciplines, and civic engagement. We will advance knowledge, economic prosperity, and social justice by welcoming and inspiring inquisitive minds from all backgrounds. The successful candidate will join a department with a strong commitment to diversity and inclusive excellence, and will be expected to contribute actively to these efforts (https://diversity.umbc.edu/).

 Equal Opportunity Statement:  UMBC is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications from women, minority group members, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Accommodation: If you require a reasonable accommodation for a disability for any part of the employment process, please contact the Human Resources Department at 410-455-2337 or MD TTY Relay Service 1-800-735-2258 between 8:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.

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Applications close: Open Until Filled

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