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BU606 T9P Economics

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Author pmnationtalk
Date December 14, 2017
Type Full Time
Company Wilfrid Laurier University
Location Toronto, ON
Category Miscellaneous
Client Wilfrid Laurier University
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Posting ID : 8579
Position Title : BU606 T9P Economics
Faculty/Academic Area : Lazaridis School of Business & Economics
Department : Economics
Term : Spring 2018/Fall 2018/Spring 2019 (see notes on additional req’ts)
Days/Times : Apr 27/28, May 25/26, Jun 8/9, Sep 7/8, Oct 19/20, Apr 12/13 (Subject to Change) See Notes.
Campus : Toronto
Hours per week/Hours Total : 5/40
Anticipated Class Size : 60
Additional Course Requirements : None
Notes on Additional Course Requirements :

Times are either:

Fridays 7:00-9:30 pm and Saturdays 8:30-11:00 am
Saturdays 11:15 am-12:30 pm; 1:15-2:30 pm; 2:45-5:15 pm

There will be a total of 30 classroom hours and a total of 10 hours for the following:

June 16 – Country Project (plan, mark reports, attend presentations) at Waterloo campus.
Nov 17 – Company Project (attend presentations) at Waterloo campus.

Position Summary : An introduction to the principles of resource allocation, and to the tools necessary to look at the economy as part of the environment in which business decisions are made. Topics include an examination of micro and macro policies, including the impact of taxation, monetary policy, regulation, interest rates and exchange values on business in general as well as on the individual firm.
Qualifications – Required : Master’s Degree
Qualifications – Areas of Specialization : Industry experience and PhD in Economics preferred
Qualifications – Professional Designation : None
Qualifications – Other : Teaching experience at the University level.
Salary : $350 per contact hour x 40 contact hours = $14,000
Application Deadline : January 3, 2018
Submit with Application : Required for All Applicants

  • CV (required)
Required for External Applicants
  • Names and Contact Information for Referees
  • Evidence of Good Teaching
  • Cover letter
  • Teaching Dossier
  • Sample Course Outline (2-pages maximum)

Applicants must submit proof of academic credentials for highest degree with application. Applications not containing verification of highest degree, unless already on file with the university, will not be considered

To Apply :
Please send applications electronically to:
Dr. Steffen Ziss,
Chair, Department of Economics
This appointment is in accordance with the Part-time Contract Academic Staff Collective Agreement, for which the Wilfrid Laurier Faculty Association (WLUFA) is the exclusive bargaining agent.
Posted on : December 7, 2017
Posting Ends : January 3, 2018
Please Note :
For Supplementary Remuneration for large classes or multi-section courses, see Article 28.3

Pursuant to Article 13.5 of the Collective Agreement for Part-time Contract Academic Staff (CAS) and Part-time Librarians, all applicants shall apply electronically. Applications must be received by 23:59 local time of the date on the posting.

Wilfrid Laurier University is committed to equity and values diversity. We welcome applications from qualified women and men, including persons of all genders and sexual orientations, persons with disabilities, Indigenous persons, and persons of a visible minority. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Members of the designated groups must self-identify to the appropriate Dean(s) to be considered for employment equity.

In accordance with the requirements of Citizenship and Immigration Canada, the successful applicants will be required to prove they are legally able to work in Canada.

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All course offerings will be contingent on adequate student registration and subject to budgetary funding.

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