Additional Teaching Position Available for 2011-12

Posted June 9, 2011. This position was filled on July 5, 2011.

All positions posted previously were filled as of February 25, 2011.

The Department of Economics currently has one unfilled Term Adjunct position for the winter term of 2011. Winter term appointments will be for the period January 1, 2012 to April 30, 2012, with classes in session from January 9, 2012 to April 5, 2012, followed by an examination period.

The course for which we are seeking an instructor is:

  • Topics in Financial Economics (ECON 423) (winter term). Enrollment expected to be between 35 and 60.


Candidates for this position should have a doctorate in Economics and teaching experience at the University level, or equivalent experience, in the area of financial economics.

The University invites applications from all qualified individuals. Queen's University is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, visible minorities, aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Academic professionals at Queen's University are governed by the Collective Agreement between the Queen's University Faculty Association (QUFA) and the University, which is posted at (here). A candidate qualified to teach may be considered for appointment to a Term Adjunct position as defined by the Collective Agreement for All Faculty, Librarians, and Archivists between QUFA and Queen's University. Remuneration will be in accordance with the Collective Agreement, and appointments are subject to funding or enrollment criteria.

Applications should include a complete and current curriculum vitae, letters of reference from two (2) referees, and any other relevant materials the candidate wishes to submit for consideration (e.g. letter of intent, teaching dossier, etc.). Please arrange to have applications and supporting letters sent directly to:

James MacKinnon
Head, Department of Economics
Dunning Hall
Queen's University
Kingston, Ontario, Canada
K7L 3N6

Note: The two letters of reference should be sent separately by qualified referees who are familiar with the applicant's teaching experience.

Review of applications will begin on June 23, 2011 and continue until the position is filled.


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