Sessional Instructor - Department of Economics - Faculty of Arts (Summer 2016)

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Position Type: 
Sessional Opening
Closing Date: 
Friday, May 27, 2016
Date of Posting: 
May 13, 2016
Department of Economics - Faculty of Arts
Sessional Instructor
Summer 2016

The Department of Economics at the University of Prince Edward Island invites applications for a Sessional Instructor for the 2nd Summer Session of 2016 for Economics 285-Research, Writing and Analysis in Economics: An Applied Approach This appointment is subject to final budgetary approval.

ECON 285 (special topic):

This introductory course will present key concepts and practical economic methods  introducing data sources, quantitative/qualitative analysis, third-party sources identifying trends, presentation of data, and creating stories from economic trends

Summer session (July - August 2016)

Pre-requisite: Economics 101 and Economics 102

Application Instructions:

Successful applicants will have a Master’s degree in Economics. Please note that applicants on the UPEI sessional roster for Economics will be considered first. Applicants should submit a letter of application, an updated C.V., and a tentative syllabus to:

Dr. Jason Stevens, Chair
Department of Economics
University of Prince Edward Island
Charlottetown, PE C1A 4P3
Tel: (902) 620-5045

In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. UPEI is committed to the principle of equity in employment.

Closing date for applications is May 27, 2016

UPEI encourages all qualified applicants to apply for job openings; however, in keeping with the terms and provisions of the university’s various employment and collective agreements, first priority will be given to internal candidates.
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