Department: Social Science
Marygrove College, a private Catholic liberal arts college located in Detroit, Michigan, invites applicants for a tenure-track position as Assistant Professor of Economics in the Department of Social Science beginning August, 2013. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Economics by the time of appointment. The successful candidate will be a generalist with an interest in applied economics who is able to teach a variety of courses in economics and social justice; can teach statistics for social scientists; and has demonstrated expertise in urban economic issues. The successful candidate will be able to work with faculty in other areas, including Social Justice and Education. The candidate is expected to participate in departmental and college service, and to undertake research and professional development in areas of interest. We seek a candidate who is passionate about social justice and teaching in an urban environment.