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Reader: Fall 2013 (Anticipated)
Area:   Economics
Position Title:   Reader: Fall 2013 (Anticipated)
Position Code:   ASHA4724A
Status:   Closed
Description:   The University of California, Merced is a dynamic new university campus in Merced, California, which opened in September 2005 as the tenth campus of the University of California and the first American research university in the 21st century. In keeping with the mission of the University to provide teaching, research and public service of the highest quality, UC Merced offers research-centered and student-oriented educational opportunities at the undergraduate, master’s and doctoral levels through three academic schools: Engineering, Natural Sciences and Social Sciences/Humanities/Arts.

The School of Social Sciences, Humanities and Arts anticipates hiring a Reader for ECON 151: Public Economics for the Fall 2013 semester. The Reader will be responsible for reading one or two writing assignments and six or seven problem sets. A clear key will be provided. The position will require no more than 3-4 hours in a given week and will total 50 hours for the semester.

The University of California, Merced is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity among its faculty, staff, and students. The University is supportive of dual career couples.
Qualifications:   The Reader will be an Economics major or minor, be a student in good standing at the University, have previously taken ECON 151: Public Economics or a related course and received a grade of B or higher.
Salary:   $12.82/hour/undergrad, $13.49/hour/grad
Closing Date:   09/04/2013
To Apply:   Interested applicants are required to submit 1) a cover letter 2) curriculum vitae 3) a list of three references with contact information including mailing address, phone number and e-mail address.

Please do not submit individual letters of recommendation.

Applications must be submitted via this website.

NOTICE: This position is not open. We are not accepting applications at this time.

As of January 1, 2014 the University of California, Merced will be a smoke and tobacco free workplace. Information and the Smoke and Tobacco Free policy is available at

For more information:   Please contact assistant Dean James Ortez: ssha.assistantdean@ucmerced.edu or Youngok Lim: ylim2@ucmerced.edu.

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