CUNY Associate or Full Professor - Endowed Chair in International Economics (SPIA) in New York, New York

FACULTY VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT

The Austin W. Marxe School of Public and International Affairs at Baruch College invites nominations and applications for appointment as the Austin W. Marxe Chair of International Economics and Governance. The position has tenure or accelerated tenure-track status at the rank of Associate Professor or Professor, depending on qualifications. The endowed position comes with a reduced teaching load, discretionary research funds, and an annual stipend.

The successful candidate will have a strong record of scholarship in an area of international economics that merits appointment at the rank of Associate Professor or Professor. The search committee will consider candidates who have made their careers in the academy as well as those who have worked at senior levels of government, intergovernmental organizations, and policy research institutions.

The candidate will primarily teach courses in international economics, trade policy and global economic governance for the School’s new Master of International Affairs (MIA) program to be launched in Fall 2017. Additionally, the candidate may be asked to teach courses in the School’s Master of Public Administration (MPA) program in the areas of economics of public policy, policy analysis and evaluation and/or research and analysis.

The successful candidate will be expected to raise the visibility of the School in the area of global economic policy. The Chair will shape the strategic direction of the MIA degree and advise students. She/he will share responsibility for committee and School assignments including administrative, supervisory, and other functions.

Baruch College is a public, urban institution with an enrollment of approximately 17,500 students. It is one of 23 CUNY colleges. The Marxe School delivers undergraduate and graduate degrees in public policy and administration. The college houses a wide range of cutting-edge policy and research programs including a New York Federal Statistical Research Data Center (NYRDC) facility, the Baruch Survey Research Center, the CUNY Institute for Demographic Research, the International Comparative Policy Analysis Forum, and the Center for Nonprofit Strategy and Management. The college is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse faculty. We encourage applications from underrepresented minority groups and women.

QUALIFICATIONS

The successful candidate will have a record of scholarship in an area of international economics that merits appointment at the rank of either Professor or Associate Professor. Candidates should have a substantial and demonstrated research program and high promise for external funding. Candidates must have a doctorate in economics or a closely related discipline (e.g., public policy or political science with a concentration in international economics). Also required are the ability to teach successfully and a strong interest in shaping the MIA program as a member of an interdisciplinary faculty. Experience teaching in international or public affairs programs is desirable.

COMPENSATION

CUNY offers faculty a competitive compensation and benefits package covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and savings programs. We also provide mentoring and support for research, scholarship, and publication as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional development.

HOW TO APPLY

STEP ONE - Click "Apply Now" To be considered for this position, please submit your application online by clicking on "Apply Now" below. Upload your letter addressed to the search chair, Professor Frank Heiland, a CV, statement of scholarship interests, and three examples of recent publications in a doc., pdf, or ref. format.

STEP TWO - Go to https://www.baruch.cuny.edu/hrref/ All applicants are required to have three confidential letters of recommendation submitted electronically by their references as described below.

Please go to https://www.baruch.cuny.edu/hrref/ and enter the contact information for three (3) references. The online system will automatically send your references a request to submit a letter via the system. Full instructions will be provided.

Emailed or hard copy applications will not be considered. If you have any questions, please contact HR at 646-660-6590.

CLOSING DATE

Review of resumes begins on November 22, 2016; to ensure consideration, please apply by January 1, 2017.

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CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.

Location: Baruch College

Job Title: Associate or Full Professor - Endowed Chair in International Economics (SPIA)

Job ID: 15840

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular