(OPE-L) Economics & Culture Asst Prof Opening @ NYU

From: gerald_a_levy (gerald_a_levy@MSN.COM)
Date: Mon Jan 05 2004 - 17:37:59 EST

Via David L./ In solidarity, Jerry


Position Announcement: Economy and Culture

The Gallatin School of Individualized Study at New York University seeks an
experienced teacher/scholar for a position in economy and culture.
Candidates should have a Ph.D. in economics, business, history, geography,
sociology, anthropology or a related field; they should have a demonstrated
interest in some combination of the following: economics and culture;
business and society; history of economic thought; great books in political
economy; politics, law and the economy; environmental economics and policy;
sustainability and socially responsible business; business ethics; business
and literature; non-profits and the independent sector.  Applicants should
be prepared to create interdisciplinary courses and to advise students with
concentrations in various combinations of those interests.  We seek someone
who is committed to alternative forms of learning and teaching and whose
academic practice and research cross the boundaries of disciplines and
cultures. An ideal candidate possesses a love of teaching, a commitment to
non-traditional education, and a dedication to individual mentoring of

Qualifications include: a Ph.D. in hand by time of appointment;
demonstrated excellence in teaching and advising at the university level; a
solid record of research and writing in one or more of the named fields of
inquiry.  This position is at the Assistant Professor level, tenure-track,
with a starting date of September 1, 2004. Gallatin offers the B.A. and M.A.
in Individualized Study: student-designed concentrations, intensive
advisement and mentoring, experiential learning and student-centered
teaching. Our courses link debates from the great books tradition with
current scholarship, contemporary issues, alternative canons and the broad
spectrum of arts practice. The Gallatin School is strongly committed to
building a diverse community among our faculty, staff and students.

Please send letter of application and curriculum vitae only, no later than
February 15, 2004, to Chair, Faculty Search Committee, Gallatin School of
Individualized Study, New York University, 715 Broadway, New York, NY 10003.

NYU is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer.

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