Posting #: F 30/2012

Assistant Professor
Posted:Nov 1, 2012
Employment Status:Probationary Tenure Track
Hours of Work:
Salary Scale:
Start Date:2013-07-01

Job Summary

The Department of Economics at Brock University invites applicants for a probationary tenure track appointment as assistant professor commencing July 1, 2013, subject to final budgetary approval.


Successful applicants will have completed a Ph.D. in Economics, or be very near completion in which case they will be initially appointed as a lecturer, and will be expected to engage in scholarly research and publication, teach undergraduate and graduate courses, and participate in university service. We encourage all strong candidates to apply but preference will be given to those who specialize in International Trade.

Notes / To Apply :

Applications should be received by January 1, 2013 to guarantee full consideration, but will be accepted until the position is filled. To apply, please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, job market paper, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and three reference letters sent directly by the referee. Applications may be submitted in either hard copy or electronically, although electronic copies are preferred, to:

Professor Lester M.K. Kwong
Department of Economics
Brock University
500 Glenridge Ave.
St. Catharines, Ontario


Brock University is actively committed to diversity and the principles of Employment Equity and invites applications from all qualified candidates. Women, Aboriginal peoples, members of visible minorities, and people with disabilities are especially encouraged to apply and may choose to identify themselves as a member of a designated group as part of their application. Candidates who wish to have their application considered as a member of one or more designated groups should fill out the Self-Identification form available at and should include the completed form with their application. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

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