262 - Assistant Professor - Economics

262 - Assistant Professor - Economics

Date Posted: 11/20/2014

The School of Business at West Virginia Wesleyan College is searching for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Economics, to begin in August 2015. Teaching assignments will include both principle and upper-level economics courses. All faculty are expected to participate in assessment of student learning, advising, and school and college-level administrative governance. Candidates must possess a Ph.D. by time of appointment.

The teaching load is eight courses per year (three preps per semester.) Options to teach during summer and in the MBA program may also be available. Successful candidates will provide evidence of teaching excellence, especially with regards to interdisciplinary learning and commitment to business applications of economics. 

The School of Business offers undergraduate majors in Accounting, Business Administration, Economics, Management, Marketing, and a Master of Business Administration. West Virginia Wesleyan College is firmly rooted in the liberal arts tradition and affiliated with The United Methodist Church. The mission of the college is to graduate broadly educated men and women, who think critically and creatively, communicate effectively, act responsibly, and demonstrate their local and world citizenship through service. The college is located in the friendly and progressive small town of Buckhannon, in the central part of West Virginia. Women and members of minority groups are strongly encouraged to apply. 

Direct any questions to Dr. Zack Klingensmith at Klingensmith_j@wvwc.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Interested applicants should submit the following items, as attachments in electronic format, to Dr. Boyd Creasman at academicaffairs@wvwc.edu:

  1. Letter of application
  2. Curriculum vitae
  3. One to two page Statement of Educational Philosophy
  4. Graduate transcripts (unofficial copies are fine for application purposes)
  5. Three letters of recommendation (with email and telephone contact information) emailed from the references to Dr. Boyd Creasman


Contact Information:

Dr. Boyd Creasman
Vice President for Academic Affairs

West Virginia Wesleyan College
59 College Avenue
Buckhannon, WV 26201



West Virginia Wesleyan College is an equal opportunity employer. It is the policy of the College to create a favorable work environment in whichall employees, regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, or religious affiliation, can enjoy equal opportunities in their employment relationship with the College.

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