Assistant Professor of Economics, Tenure Track (Joint Appointment, Environmental Sustainability and

first_imgOpen Date12/18/2020 Job CategoryUniversity Faculty Applicant DocumentsRequired DocumentsCover Letter/Letter of ApplicationCurriculum VitaeTeaching StatementResearch StatementWriting SampleOptional DocumentsScholarly PublicationsTeaching EvaluationsOther DocumentSupplemental QuestionsRequired fields are indicated with an asterisk (*). Duties and Responsibilities Department Name Qualifications Close Date Position Number Location CodeSCH OF ENVIRO SUSTAINABILITY (03250A) Job TypeFull-Time Job TitleAssistant Professor of Economics, Tenure Track (JointAppointment, Environmental Sustainability and Business) Applicants should submit a current Curriculum Vitae, a letter ofinterest outlining the candidate’s qualifications, a teachingstatement with materials demonstrating teaching expertise, aresearch statement, samples of scholarly writing, and the names andcontact information for at least two letters of recommendation towww.careers.luc.edu. Please address questions to:Dr. Richard (Max) MelstromSchool of Environmental SustainabilityLoyola University Chicago1032 W. Sheridan Rd.Chicago, IL [email protected] of applications will begin January 15, 2021 and continueuntil the position is filled.LUC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer with astrong commitment to hiring for our mission and diversifying ourfaculty. As a Jesuit Catholic institution of higher education, weseek candidates who will contribute to our strategic plan todeliver a transformative education in the Jesuit tradition. Inorder to gain a clearer understanding of LUC’s mission, candidatesshould consult our website athttp://www.luc.edu/mission/missionandidentity.shtml. Forinformation about the university’s focus on transformativeeducation, please consult our website athttp://www.luc.edu/transformativeed. Applications from women,minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are especiallyencouraged. Posting Details Job NumberNew The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. in economics,agricultural economics, applied economics, ecological economics,resource economics, public policy, or a closely related field, anactive research agenda addressing contemporary complex andinterrelated economic, social and environmental problems, and astrong commitment to excellence in teaching. The candidate willwork across disciplinary lines, bridging environmental science andeconomics scholarship in a research university setting. Evidence ofinterdisciplinary research or demonstrated recognition of the rolecoupled human and natural systems have in social welfare orsocioeconomic outcomes is desirable. Experience overcoming orhelping others overcome barriers to degree completion or anacademic career is also desirable. Our preferred candidate willconduct empirical research on topics relevant to ecological andpublic economics. The candidate must share Loyola UniversityChicago’s Jesuit commitment to social justice, care for our commonhome, and walking with the excluded, ideally evidenced throughtheir research, teaching and/or service. Candidates for theposition should have a record of or clear potential fordistinguished scholarship, external research funding, and studentmentorship. CampusRogers Park-Lake Shore Campus Working Conditionscenter_img Desired Start Date08/09/2021 Open Until FilledYes Position Details Ph.D. in economics, agricultural economics, applied economics,ecological economics, resource economics, public policy, or aclosely related field Position TitleAssistant Professor of Economics, Tenure Track (JointAppointment, Environmental Sustainability and Business) FLSA StatusExempt Physical Demands Number of Vacancies1 Minimum Education and/or Work Experience Quick Link for Postinghttps://www.careers.luc.edu/postings/14801 Is this split and/or fully grant funded?Yes Organizational LocationPROVOST Position End Date Loyola University Chicago’s ( LUC ) School of EnvironmentalSustainability ( SES ) and Quinlan School of Business ( QSB )invites applications for a 50/50 jointly appointed full-time,tenure-track endowed position at the as AssistantProfessor/Advanced Assistant Professor, beginning fall 2021. SESand QSB are strong partners in cross-school curricular developmentand research, and this position will further strengthen theinterdisciplinary research team in environmental economics. Pleasevisit http://www.luc.edu/sustainability/index.shtml for moreinformation about the SES, andhttps://www.luc.edu/quinlan/index.shtml for more information aboutthe QSB .The successful candidate is expected to develop a nationallyrenowned research program that leads to high quality journalpublications with a focus on environmental, ecological and publiceconomics. Teaching responsibilities shall include two courses persemester, including ecological economics and public economics.Furthermore, the successful candidate is expected to collaboratewith current faculty in interdisciplinary research, strengthenconnections across SES and QSB, and secure external funding. Special Instructions to Applicantslast_img