Clinical Assistant Professor of Finance
Posting Number F306P
Quick Link for Posting http://jobs.uark.edu/postings/19890
Working Title Clinical Assistant Professor of Finance
About the University
Founded in 1871 as a land grant institution, the University of Arkansas is classified by the Carnegie Foundation among the top two percent of universities in the nation with the highest level of research activity. Ten colleges and schools serve more than 26,700 students with more than 200 academic programs. University of Arkansas students earn nationally competitive awards at an impressive rate and represent 50 states and more than 120 countries.
Located in the stunning Ozark Mountains of Northwest Arkansas, Fayetteville is home to the University of Arkansas campus, known for its spectacular views and ample green spaces. Fayetteville is considered one of the country's finest college towns, and the surrounding northwest Arkansas region is regularly ranked one of the best places to live in the U.S. Some of the nation's best outdoor amenities and most spectacular hiking trails are within a short drive of campus.
As an employer, the University of Arkansas offers a vibrant work environment and a workplace culture that promotes a healthy work-life balance. The benefits package includes university contributions to health, dental, life and disability insurance, tuition waivers for employees and their families, 12 official holidays, immediate leave accrual, and a choice of retirement programs with university contributions ranging from 5 to 10% of employee salary.
About the College/Department
Department Home Page http://walton.uark.edu/
Job Type Faculty
Appointment Percent 100
Salary Commensurate to education and experience
Campus, Office Location Fayetteville Campus - Walton College of Business
Summary of Job Duties
The primary duties for the Clinical Assistant Professor of Finance will include: teaching a full range of finance and business core courses, 24 credit hours per academic year; providing office hours for students as prescribed by your department chair; providing grading feedback to students in a timely manner and turn in grades by departmental and university deadlines; delivery method of undergraduate and graduate courses may include face-to-face instruction, online, independent study, or other blended methods; and other duties may include, but are not limited to, cooperating with administration in program and course development; participating on college and university committees; serving on peer evaluation teams; and participating in department and program assessments.
Please ensure that all relevant application materials include details addressing the minimum qualifications. Applicants not meeting the minimum qualifications will be disqualified from consideration.
- Candidates must be classified as Scholarly Academic as defined by AACSB standards
- Candidates must have a doctorate in finance from a nationally or internationally accredited university before July 15, 2017, and demonstrate the ability to publish papers in peer-reviewed journals
- Candidates must also have excellent teaching record and be able to teach courses in multiple areas in finance
- Experience in both face-to-face and online course delivery
- Candidates who have the CFA designation, have taught graduate-level courses or courses in student-management funds
Physical activities associated with this position
For questions regarding reasonable accommodations please contact the Office of Equal Opportunity and Compliance 479-575-4019.
- Manipulate items with fingers, including keyboarding
- Repetitive motion
The worker is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive reading; and/or visual inspection at distances close to the eyes. The worker is required to have visual acuity to perform an activity such as: operates machines where the seeing job is at or within arm's reach; performs mechanical or skilled trades tasks of a non-repetitive nature, such as carpenters or technicians. The worker is required to have visual acuity to determine the accuracy, neatness, and thoroughness of the work assigned (i.e., custodial, general laborer, etc.) or to make general observations of facilities or structures (i.e., security guard, etc).
Does this Position require a Motor Vehicle Reports Check? No
Does this position require a background check? No
If yes, please specify
Does this position require a substance abuse test? No
Pre-employment Screening Requirements
Posting Detail Information
Future Open Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Anticipated Start Date
Recruitment Contact Information
For questions regarding the position or search process, please contact Associate Professor Dr. Craig G. Rennie at CRennie@walton.uark.edu or
Chair of Search Committee
Finance Department - WCOB 343
Sam M. Walton College of Business
1 University of Arkansas
Fayetteville, AR 72701
All application materials must be uploaded to the U of A's employment system at jobs.uark.edu. Please do not send to listed recruitment contact.
Special Instructions Summary
Submit curriculum vita, evidence of teaching performance ("Other Document"), research samples ("Writing Sample"), and names, email addresses and phone numbers of three references via this applicant portal.
Completed applications received by May 4, 2017 will be assured full consideration. Late applications will be reviewed as necessary to fill the position.
Hiring Location 222 Administration Building Fayetteville, AR 72701.
The University of Arkansas is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution. The university welcomes applications without regard to age, race/color, gender (including pregnancy), national origin, disability, religion, marital or parental status, protected veteran status, military service, genetic information, sexual orientation or gender identity. Persons must have proof of legal authority to work in the United States on the first day of employment. All applicant information is subject to public disclosure under the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act.
Internal Posting No
City, St. Fayetteville, AR
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Documents Needed to Apply
- Curriculum Vitae
- Cover Letter/Letter of Application
- Other Document
- Writing Sample(s)
- List of three Professional References (name, title, email address and contact number)
- Proof of Veterans Status