Sessional Instructor - Department of Economics - Faculty of Arts (Winter 2020)

Competition Number:
28SI19
Position Type:
Sessional Opening
Closing Date:
Date of Posting:
Department:
Department of Economics - Faculty of Arts
Position:
Sessional Instructor
Contract:
Winter 2020

The Department of Economics at the University of Prince Edward Island invites applications for a Sessional Instructor for the Winter Semester of 2020 for Economics 1010-1; Tuesdays 19:00 to 21:30 pm. This position is subject to final budgetary approval.

1010 INTRODUCTORY MICROECONOMICS
This course provides an introduction to the economic analysis of consumer and producer behaviour. Of particular concern is the role of the market in the allocation of resources and the distribution of income, and how these outcomes are affected by imperfections in the market system and by government policy.

PREREQUISITE: None  

Three hours a week

Successful applicants will have a Master’s degree in Economics.

Preference will be given to qualified candidates with seniority on the UPEI Sessional Roster of the academic unit.

Applicants should submit a letter of application, an updated C.V., the names of three referees and a tentative syllabus to:

Dr. Jim Sentance, Chair
Department of Economics
University of Prince Edward Island
Charlottetown, PE C1A 4P3
Email: sentance@upei.ca
Tel: (902) 566-0498

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 April 29, 2019
 

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.