Economics (Health Economics) - Tenure Track - 2014-15
The Department of Economics at St. Olaf College invites applications for a tenure-track, assistant professor position in health care economics beginning August 15, 2014. We seek candidates with additional interests in teaching intermediate microeconomic theory, game theory, behavioral economics, statistical methods, or teaching in an interdisciplinary context. Persons with a research focus on domestic health policy and those with experience analyzing large data sets are particularly encouraged to apply. The teaching load is six courses per year.
The successful candidate must demonstrate a commitment to teaching and research excellence in a liberal arts environment. Candidates should also be able to demonstrate how their research activities will involve collaborative engagement with undergraduate students. Ph.D. by August 15, 2014, strongly preferred.
Salary will be commensurate with qualifications.
To be reviewed, application materials must be submitted online at: http://wp.stolaf.edu/hr/jobs/. Candidates whose applications are complete by December 1, 2013 will be considered for interviews at the ASSA meetings in January.
A liberal arts college affiliated with the Lutheran Church (ELCA), St. Olaf College is an affirmative action/ equal opportunity employer and actively seeks diversity in its students, faculty and staff. The college is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute to the diversity of our community through their teaching, research, and/or service. To provide a safe and secure educational environment, St. Olaf College verifies the accuracy of all credentials presented by applicants and conducts a criminal background check on every new hire.
More information about the College is available at its web site: http://wp.stolaf.edu/. Questions about the position, department, or college may be directed to Prof. Mark Pernecky, Search Committee Chair, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The initial application should include:
~a cover letter,
~a statement of teaching philosophy, and
~the names and contact information of three references (at this time, we are only asking for the names and email addresses of three references; if you are later selected to move forward in the search process, we will email the references directly to request their letters).
These initial application materials must be submitted online at: https://jobs.stolaf.edu.