Title: Assistant Professor
Department of Economics 
Payroll Title/Level: Assistant Professor 
Location/Department: Department of Economics 
Position Type:  
FLSA Status:
Salary: Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifi 
College Web Site: http://www.jjay.cuny.edu
Notice Number: 6588 
Date Posted: 9/17/2012
Closing Date: 11/16/2012 
Position Description and Duties:

Performs teaching, research and guidance duties in area(s) of expertise. Shares responsibility for committee and department assignments including administrative, supervisory, and other functions.

The Economics Department seeks to hire an economist with a specialization in Heterodox Approaches, History of Economic Thought, and/or Economic Development. The successful candidate will teach undergraduate economics courses in her/his field of specialization and introductory and core courses in the Economics Major including microeconomics, macroeconomics and/or political economy. Candidates are expected to bring enthusiasm and demonstrated commitment to teaching and to develop and maintain an active research and publication agenda.

John Jay College of Criminal Justice, a senior college of the City University of New York (CUNY), is an internationally recognized leader in educating for justice, committed to the advancement of justice and just societies. It is a public liberal arts college that enriches the entire learning experience by highlighting themes of justice across the arts, sciences, humanities, and social sciences. Located steps from Lincoln Center at the cultural heart of New York City, the College offers bachelors and masters degrees and participates in the doctoral programs of the Graduate School of the City University of New York. John Jay College is also recognized for serving a broadly diverse student population. Under the leadership of its fourth president, Jeremy Travis, John Jay College has experienced unprecedented faculty hiring, an expansion of its curricular offerings, and the opening in 2011 of a new 600,000 square foot building complete with a black-box theater, state-of-the-art lab space for students and faculty, a moot courtroom, and a variety of virtual learning settings. As evidenced by so many on-going developments, the College offers its many new faculty and staff the opportunity to shape the future of their institution.  
Qualification Requirements:

Ph.D. degree in area(s) of experience or equivalent. Also required are the ability to teach successfully, demonstrated scholarship or achievement, and ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institution.  
Requested Items:

To apply for this position, please send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, a one page statement of teaching philosophy, examples of scholarly work, three letters of reference and demonstration of teaching effectiveness by the closing date to:


For additional information contact Professor Jay Hamilton, Chair of the Economics Department jhamilton@jjay.cuny.edu or 212-237-8093.

The Economics Department will be conducting brief interviews at the ASSA Conference in San Diego, January 4-6, 2013.
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