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Contract Faculty (Economics)
Simmons University

Date Posted Feb. 6, 2019
Title Contract Faculty (Economics)
University Simmons University
Boston, MA, United States
Department Business
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date 2019-2020 academic year
  • Adjunct/Clinical Professor
  • Health Economics

The Economics Department at Simmons University seeks a Ph.D. or ABD in Economics for a proportional contract position during the 2019-2020 academic year. Responsibilities include teaching four courses over the year: Principles of Microeconomics and Principles of Macroeconomics in fall 2019 and two electives (preferably including Health Economics) in spring 2020. Participation in departmental activities is also expected.

For any questions please email Niloufer Sohrabji, Chair of the Department of Economics at

Candidates should submit a cover letter, CV, statement of teaching philosophy, transcript, and evidence of teaching excellence in the "Resume/CV" document upload section of the Workday application. Please arrange to have three letters of recommendation sent directly to the Office of the Dean at At least one of the letters should address the candidate's teaching effectiveness.

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Ph.D. or ABD in Economics
  • Teaching experience preferred but not required

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

As a University committed to diversity, Simmons encourages applications broadly. Simmons is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to continuing to develop a more diverse faculty, staff, student body, and curriculum.

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Located in Bostons historic Fenway area, Simmons College is a small, private, non-sectarian College which has educated students for enriching careers and purposeful lives since 1899. Working at Simmons means joining a collaborative, diverse and mission-driven community of educators and professionals.

We prepare students to be leaders for themselves, their communities and the world. Our faculty and staff members lead by example - sharing a commitment to excellence and putting the students first.

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