Position Description: The Department of Economics invites applications for a tenure track faculty position in Environmental Policy, with a preference for candidates with a health and international focus. The position will entail teaching five undergraduate courses in each academic year. Courses to be covered include introductory classes (micro and macro, as well as a survey class for non-majors) and an upper division Environmental Economics course among other upper division courses based on the candidate's areas of interest and the needs of the department. Health Economics is a secondary field preference. The position will be eligible for the John C. Beyer Endowed Chair title upon reaching the rank of Associate Professor, which will reflect excellence in teaching and scholarship.
Basic Qualifications: The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. by August, 2020
JEL Classifications: Q5 Environmental Economics Q56 Environment and Development; Environment and Trade; Sustainability; Environmental Equity. I150 Health and Economic Development
Drawing on its rich legacy as the oldest chartered university in California, Pacific is a student-focused, comprehensive educational institution that produces outstanding graduates prepared for personal and professional success. Our student body thrives in Pacific's small classes and dynamic cultural environment, while our distinguished alumni are transforming their communities every day.
University of the Pacific is a nationally ranked university with a long tradition of dedicated teaching, small class sizes, practical experience and vibrant residential life. The breathtaking main campus in Stockton, California is home to seven schools and colleges, with more than 80 majors and programs of study. Pacific also has the McGeorge School of Law in Sacramento and the Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry in San Francisco. Total university enrollment is nearly 7,000, with 3,757 undergraduates in an average class size of 19 and a student/faculty ratio of 14:1. Eighty-seven percent of students come from California, with 35 other states and 25 foreign countries also represented.