Assistant Professor in Finance

Location
Athens
Posted
Sep 17, 2016
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Open Until Filled: Yes

Job Summary: The University of Georgia's Terry College of Business is seeking to fill one or more full-time tenure-track faculty positions at the Assistant level. Position(s) will begin fall 2017, with an anticipated starting date of August 4, 2017. Salary is competitive and dependent upon qualifications. The position(s) are contingent upon funding. We will be interviewing at the AFA meetings. All candidates must have a Ph.D. degree in finance or a related discipline. Candidates must have a demonstrated interest and ability in pursuing research and have evidence of capable teaching in the field of finance. A successful candidate must be able to teach in at least two of the following levels: undergraduate, MBA, and Ph.D. Applications received by December 15, 2016 will receive full consideration. All application documents must be submitted electronically via http://facultyjobs.uga.edu/postings/1265 Applications submitted in other ways will not be considered. Review of applications will continue until the position has been filled. Applications will need to include the following (please follow instructions on the application): a) Cover letter b) Full curriculum vitae c) At least one working paper d) A brief statement of current and future research interests and evidence of teaching e) Evidence of teaching f) Three to five letters of recommendation. The University of Georgia is located in Athens, Georgia. Georgia is well known for its quality of life with both outdoor and urban activities (www.georgia.gov). UGA (www.uga.edu) is a land grant/sea grant institution located approximately 60 miles northeast of Atlanta. It is within a half days driving distance from the North Georgia Mountains as well as the Atlantic coast. Athens enjoys a mild climate and yet still sees all the benefits of the changing seasons. It is well-known for its vibrant music scene for example is known as the hometown of the rock bands R.E.M. and the B-52's. Questions about the position can be directed to the search committee chair, Annette Poulsen. apoulsen@uga.edu. The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.

Minimum Qualifications: All candidates must have a Ph.D. degree in finance or a related discipline. Candidates must have a demonstrated interest and ability in pursuing research and have evidence of capable teaching in the field of finance.

Preferred Qualifications:

Salary:

Faculty Rank: Assistant Professor

Tenure Status: Tenure-Track

Employee Percentage: 100

Location od Vacancy: Athens Area