Assistant Professor of Economics
St. Mary’s College of Maryland at St. Mary’s City is accepting applications for the position of Assistant Professor of Economics, to begin August 2018. The Economics Department will consider candidates with specializations in econometrics and financial economics for this tenure-track position. In addition to teaching combinations of statistics, econometrics and corporate finance, the successful candidate may at times teach introductory or intermediate theory or other courses. The faculty teach a three-course load per semester, advise program majors, and may supervise senior projects. Qualifications include a Ph.D. (candidates must have the Ph.D. degree in hand or all requirements for the degree fulfilled by the start of the appointment) and a record demonstrating promise of high-quality research and teaching. An interest in attracting and retaining students from underrepresented groups is desirable.
Non-sectarian since its founding, St. Mary's College of Maryland, a public Carnegie Baccalaureate, Arts and Sciences institution located in St. Mary's City, 70 miles southeast of Washington, D.C., has been designated as Maryland's public honors college. With highly selective admissions policies, academically talented students, and a rigorous curriculum, we offer a small college experience similar to that found at exceptional private colleges. St. Mary’s faculty benefit from a comprehensive program of support for scholarship, research, travel, and curriculum development, including course releases for pre-tenure faculty and leaves for tenured faculty. The quality of life is enhanced by the recreational opportunities of the Chesapeake region and by our proximity to Washington, D.C. and Baltimore.
St. Mary’s College (www.smcm.edu) embodies diversity and inclusion in its mission. We create an environment that recognizes the value of individual and group differences and we encourage inquiries from applicants who will contribute to our cultural and ethnic diversity. Application materials should include a cover letter which addresses how the applicant’s teaching will contribute to a culture of inclusion and campus diversity, curriculum vitae (including e-mail address), statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of teaching effectiveness (if available), and three letters of recommendation. Applications are being accepted online at: apply.interfolio.com/46206. Questions may be directed to: Alan Dillingham at 240-895-2097.
Review of applications will begin on November 1 and continue until the position is filled. Employment will be contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check. St. Mary's College of Maryland is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.
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Employment will be contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check.
St. Mary’s College of Maryland is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.