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Senior Lecturer/Lecturer in Financial Economics; Industrial Organization; Econometrics/Statistics
Job SummaryThe University of the West Indies (UWI) invites applications from suitably qualified persons to fill the positions of Senior Lecturers/Lecturers in Financial Economics; Industrial Organisation; Econometrics and Statistics
The successful candidate will be required to teach undergraduate and graduate courses, take part in curriculum development, be involved in interdisciplinary collaboration, develop innovative research and advise and supervise students at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels. The successful candidate will also be expected to make a significant contribution to the department's research output, to undertake an appropriate teaching and administrative load, and to take part in outreach activities. Applicants must have a PhD in Economics or a related field, specializing in any of the following disciplines: Financial Economics, Industrial Organization or Econometrics/Statistics. Applicants must also possess a demonstrated record of high quality teaching at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels, a significant record of achievement in independent research and success in attracting research funding
Applicants must also be good team players with strong leadership skills. Excellent communication skills are essential, as is a strong commitment to excellence in teaching, scholarship, service and technology application in the classroom. He/she should be innovative, committed, hardworking and enthusiastic with excellent subject knowledge and a sound understanding of the latest student-centered teaching techniques. He/she must also possess a genuine interest in helping students and the ability to work effectively as a member of a team. Experience in developing and delivering programmes and courses by distance or online at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels will be an advantage.