Hiring Full-Time Instructor
Oregon State University
School of Public Policy
The School of Public Policy at OSU invites applications for a one-year position at the instructor level in the Economics Program. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 9-month, non-tenure track appointment beginning September 16, 2013. Instructor will teach three courses per term in a quarter system, including but not limited to: Principles of Microeconomics and Principles of Macroeconomics. Teaching experience is required, and a Ph.D. in economics is preferred. The successful candidate will have exceptional teaching records. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. OSU is an AA/EOE. Closing date for full consideration is April 15, 2013 .
Frequently Asked Questions
Q. How do I apply?
A. Go to https://jobs.oregonstate.edu/applicants/jsp/shared/Welcome_css.jsp and search using the posting #0010393. When applying you will be required to electronically submit:
1) A letter of application describing your experience, qualifications and interest in the position (upload as Cover Letter)
2) Resume/CV that includes the names of three professional references, their e-mails, and telephone numbers
3) Evidence of teaching effectiveness, such as course syllabi and/or course evaluation (upload as Required "Other Document")
4) Graduate transcripts (for recent PhDs)
In addition candidates should arrange to have three letters of recommendation sent electronically as pdf files to Megan.Chambers@oregonstate.edu or mailed to Hiring Manager, Department of Economics Oregon State University, 303 Ballard Extension Hall, Corvallis, OR 97331-3261
Q. Can I mail all of my application materials instead of applying online?
A. Sorry, no. Oregon State University requires electronic application.
Q. Are you accepting late applications?
A. For full consideration, please submit your application electronically by April 15, 2013.
Q. The electronic application does not provide enough “other document” options for my materials. How should I go about submitting the remaining items to you?
A. Anything that you have difficulty uploading, in addition to the three letters of recommendation, should be sent to Megan.Chambers@oregonstate.edu or mailed to Hiring Manager, Department of Economics Oregon State University, 303 Ballard Extension Hall, Corvallis, OR 97331-3261
Q. I applied to a previous position you had posted. Should I have additional reference letters sent?
A. Yes, please.
Q. Is an unofficial graduate transcript acceptable or do you require official transcripts?
A. An unofficial transcript will suffice.
Q. Is this a long-term or tenure track position?
A. No, this is a 9-month (1.0), non-tenure track position.
Q. If I have questions, whom should I contact?
A. Questions about this posting can be directed to Carol.Tremblay@oregonstate.edu or (541) 737-1468.