Dear all - We have a one-year visiting Assistant Professorship in Economic 
Geography at Clark University, details below.  Jim

Visiting Assistant Professor or Instructor of Geography

Clark University, Worcester MA: Applicants are invited to apply for an academic 
year, non-tenure-track position in Economic Geography at the Visiting Assistant 
Professor or Instructor level. The position starts in August, 2018, and is 
potentially renewable for an additional year.  Ph.D. in Geography or related 
field is preferred. The successful candidate will teach five courses (2-3 
load), including an introductory economic geography course and an upper level 
course, and will participate in student advising. Ability to teach Introduction 
to Quantitative Methods in Geography preferred.

To apply, electronically submit a letter of application, a C.V., a statement of 
teaching philosophy and interests, the names of three referees, short 
descriptions of potential courses (upper and lower level), and sample syllabi 
(if available) to  Applications should be received by 
April 1, 2018 to receive full consideration, but will be accepted until the 
position is filled. Salary will be competitive and commensurate with 
qualifications and experience.  The position also includes health insurance 
benefits and a modest conference travel allowance. Contact Deborah Martin, 
Director of the School of Geography, if you have questions about the position 

The Clark University School of Geography is one of the top ranked Ph.D. 
programs in the US with a growing undergraduate population distributed across 
three majors:  geography, global environmental studies, and earth system 
science. Clark University is a private research university with a liberal arts 
focus in Worcester, Massachusetts. Clark embraces equal opportunity as a core 
value: we believe that cultivating an environment that embraces and promotes 
diversity is fundamental to the success of our students, our employees and our 
community.  This commitment applies to every aspect of education, services, and 
employment policies and practices at Clark. Our commitment to diversity informs 
our efforts in recruitment, hiring and retention. All positions at Clark share 
in the responsibility for building a community that values diversity and the 
uniqueness of others by exhibiting integrity and respect in interacting with 
all members of the Clark community to create an atmosphere of fairness and 
Clark University is an affirmative action/equal employment opportunity employer 
and strongly encourages members from historically underrepresented communities 
- inclusive of all women - to apply.

James T. Murphy, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Graduate School of Geography, Clark University
Editor-in-Chief, Economic Geography -<>

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