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Visiting Lecturer

Below you will find the details for the position including any supplementary documentation and questions you should review before applying for the opening.  To apply for the job, please click the Apply for this Job link.

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Northeastern University Employee Benefits

Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by the law. Northeastern University is an E-Verify Employer.

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Please be prepared to attach your cv, cover letter, a teaching statement, teaching evaluations, and three letters of reference.

Posting Details

Posting Detail Information

Position Title Visiting Lecturer
Requisition Number FTFR000965
Division/College College of Social Sciences and Humanities
Interdisciplinary Division/College
Location Boston Main Campus
Full-time/Part-time Full Time
Benefits Eligible Yes
Tenure Status Non Tenure Track
Posting Date 06/08/2017

The Department of Economics at Northeastern University invites applications for Visiting Lecturer positions for the 2017-2018 academic year. These are non-tenure-track, full-time, benefits-eligible positions. The role of a Lecturer is to provide excellence in teaching in Economics courses, primarily at the undergraduate level.


Candidates are required to hold a doctoral degree in Economics or a related field by the start date. All candidates are expected to provide evidence of excellence in teaching. While course needs are broad, candidates with expertise in undergraduate international food policy, global health and international aid, urban economics, and/or Master’s level Micro Theory are particularly encouraged to apply.

Additional Information

Candidates are required to upload their CV, a cover letter, a teaching statement, teaching evaluations, and three letters of reference. Applications must be submitted through our on-line portal Questions may be directed to William Dickens (

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Teaching Statement
  4. Letter of Recommendation 1
  5. Letter of Recommendation 2
  6. Letter of Recommendation 3
  7. Teaching Evaluations
Optional Documents

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