Kansas State University Assistant Professor (Economics) in Manhattan, Kansas

This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/ada/r/jobs/10778646 The Department of Economics offers undergraduate programs leading to the B.A. and B.S. degrees and graduate programs leading to the M.A. and Ph.D. degrees. The department has a long history of excellence in research and teaching, with faculty regularly publishing in the profession's top journals and winning teaching awards. Graduates of the Ph.D. program can be found in universities across the United States.About the Department:Kansas State University invites applications for a tenure-track opening beginning August 2019 at the assistant professor level in the field of econometrics or labor economics. Candidates are expected to provide quality teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels, publish in leading journals, contribute to the Ph.D. program, and advise graduate students. The primary field can be either labor economics or econometrics, but the successful candidate will be able to teach labor economics and econometrics to Ph.D. students as needed by the department. The normal teaching load is two courses per semester. Candidates should have a commitment to work with a wide range of constituents and a diverse student population.We Support Diversity and Inclusion:Kansas State University embraces diversity and promotes inclusion in every sector of the institution. The university actively seeks individuals whose commitments and contributions will advance the University's dedication to the Principles of Community.What You'll Need to Succeed:Minimum Requirements: Ph.D. or expected completion by Fall 2019. Expertise in Econometrics or Labor EconomicsHow to Apply:Please submit the following documents as a single PDF: Cover letter Curriculum vitae Sample of recent research Evidence of teaching effectiveness if available A brief statement describing research and teaching interests Photocopy of graduate transcripts Three letters of recommendation.Applications are to be submitted at (please use the apply button below).Screening Deadline:December 8, 2018.Salary Range/ Pay Rate:Competitive.Equal Employment Opportunity:Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees.Background Screening Statement:In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University will procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.