Job Description 
Job Title:   Assistant Professor - Health or Environmental Economics 
Job ID:      3216
Location:  Brooklyn College, of the City University of New York (CUNY)
FLSA:       Exempt
Full/Part Time:   Full-Time 

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GENERAL DUTIES 
Performs teaching, research, and guidance duties in area(s) of expertise as noted below.  Shares responsibility for committee and department assignments, performing administrative, supervisory, and other functions as may be assigned. 

CONTRACT TITLE 
Assistant Professor 

CAMPUS SPECIFIC INFORMATION 
The Department of Economics seeks an assistant professor with the ability to teach courses in health economics and/or environmental economics. This is a tenure-track position beginning Fall Semester 2011. 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS 
Ph.D. degree in area(s) of expertise, or equivalent as noted below.  Also required are the ability to teach successfully, interest in productive scholarship or creative achievement, and ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institution. 

OTHER QUALIFICATIONS 
Doctorate required. Excellent research and teaching potential also required. Expertise in behavioral economics a plus. 

COMPENSATION 
Commensurate with experience and credentials. 

BENEFITS 
CUNY offers a comprehensive benefits package to employees and eligible dependents based on job title and classification. Employees are also offered pension and Tax-Deferred Savings Plans.  Part-time employees must meet a weekly or semester work hour criteria to be eligible for health benefits. Health benefits are also extended to retirees who meet the eligibility criteria. 

  
HOW TO APPLY 
Please submit your application online as follows:
• Go to http://www.cuny.edu  and click on “Employment”
• Click “Search job listings”
• Click on “More search options”
• Search by Job Opening ID: 3216
 Click on the “Apply Now” button

Be sure to upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae and one or more research papers.  .
In addition, all applicants should arrange for three confidential letters of recommendation (referencing Job ID 3216) to be sent directly to:

Mr. Michael T. Hewitt.
Assistant Vice President of Human Resources
Brooklyn College
2900 Bedford Avenue
Brooklyn, New York 11210-2889

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BCjobs@brooklyn.cuny.edu 

CLOSING DATE 
Open until filled with the review of applications to begin on October 16, 2010. 

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY 
The City University of New York is an Equal Opportunity Employer which complies with all applicable laws and regulations, and encourages inclusive excellence in its employment practices.