Part-Time Temporary Economics Faculty

Position ID: 22465
Atlanta Metropolitan State College
Business & Computer Science Division
Position Description
New Position?: 
Job Class: 
Part-Time Instructor, Part-Time Professor
Job Description: 


Posting Details
Posting Number:  0600438
Classification Title:  Part time Temporary Economics Faculty (Applicant Pool)
Position Title:  Part time Temporary Economics Faculty (Applicant Pool)
Position Type:  Faculty
Department:  Business and Computer Science Division
Job Summary/Basic Function:  Atlanta Metropolitan State College (AMSC), a four-year, degree-granting institution of the University System of Georgia, is accepting applications for Part-Time Temporary Faculty to teach undergraduate economics courses during the day, evenings, weekends and/or online. The college currently serves approximately 3000 commuting students on its beautifully landscaped campus which is located 10 minutes south of downtown Atlanta and 15 minutes north of Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport.  
Minimum Qualifications:  This position requires the candidate to possess the following skills: ability to teach classes and lecture; grade papers, conduct research, create quizzes and assignments; and must be able to perform each essential duty efficiently and satisfactorily. The candidate must have strong oral and written communication, listening, and organizational skills; be proficient in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel, Access and relevant economics application software packages; must be able to work cooperatively and effectively with others; be able to use small office equipment, including copy machines or multi-line telephone systems; be able to use computers for data entry, word processing and/or purposes.

Applicants wishing to teach any undergraduate degree-level courses in Introduction to Economics, Principles of Macroeconomics, Principles of Microeconomics, and Global Economics must have an earned Master's Degree from an accredited college or university with a minimum of 18 graduate level semester hours or 30 graduate level quarter hours in economics.The college is building a repository of qualified part-time faculty.  

Posting Date:  04-01-2015
Closing Date:  Special Instructions to Applicants:  Interested persons should apply online at Candidates selected for an interview will be required to furnish official copies of all college transcripts to the Dean, Division of Business and Computer Science. A Foreign Degree Transcript Evaluation is required for those who possess foreign earned graduate degrees. A criminal background check is also required.  
Employment Status:  Temporary
Conditions of Employment:  Part-Time
Criminal Background Check Required?  Yes
Advertised Salary and Benefits:  The salary for the position is commensurate with qualifications and experience within the budgetary parameters of the college and of the University System of Georgia. There are no benefits associated with this position.
Application Procedure: 
Please see the below "Institution Employment Link" to view a complete job description, create an application, and apply for the position.
CIP Discipline Code: 
Economics, General
Degree Levels: 
Position Type: 
Application Deadline: 
Open Until Filled
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Position Starting Date: 
To Be Determined
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Vacancy Status: 

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University System of Georgia
Applicant Clearinghouse
119 Holmes-Hunter Academic Building
The University of Georgia
Athens, Georgia 30602

Phone: (706) 542-7817
Fax: (706) 542-7820

Janyce Dawkins, Director

Kristopher Stevens, Associate Director

Clare Norins, Assistant Director

Sheila England, System Coordinator