Assistant or Associate Professor- Finance

Location
Wilmington, North Carolina
Posted
Jun 02, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Position Title: Assistant or Associate Professor- Finance
Department: Economics and Finance - 31250
Vacancy Number: 16F-110
Position Number: 6987
Location of Workplace: Main UNCW Campus

Summary of Position:
The Department of Economics & Finance in the Cameron School of Business at the University of North Carolina Wilmington seeks an Assistant or Associate Professor of Finance to begin August 2018. The successful candidate will teach at the undergraduate and master’s level and support our growing graduate programs, particularly an online M.S. Finance with a CFA focus.

Minimum Requirements:
Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Finance (ABD considered) and hold the CFA designation or demonstrate significant progress towards the CFA designation. Specialization in investments or corporate finance is preferred, though all areas of finance specialization will be considered.

Preferred Qualifications:
Our campus is known for applied and experiential learning, and our mission is to attract high-quality, diverse students. Thus, the successful candidate must be capable of excellent, dynamic teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Because this position will support our graduate program, we specifically seek faculty with graduate teaching expertise who demonstrate skill or interest in teaching online graduate courses. The candidate will be expected to maintain an active research agenda capable of high-quality peer-reviewed publications. Service at the department, college, and university level is expected.

Primary Function of Organizational Unit:
The Economics and Finance Department supports the Bachelor of Arts in Economics and the Bachelor of Science with concentrations in Economics and Finance. At the graduate level, the economics faculty supports courses in economic environmental studies and the Master of Business Administration.

College/School Information:
The Cameron School of Business is fully accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). AACSB Accreditation is the hallmark of excellence in business education, and has been earned by less than five percent of the world’s business programs. Today, there are 727 business schools in 48 countries and territories that maintain AACSB Accreditation.

University Information:
The University of North Carolina Wilmington, the state’s coastal university, is dedicated to learning through the integration of teaching and mentoring with research and service. A public institution with over 15,000 students, the university is known for its superb faculty and staff and powerful academic experience. With an array of high-quality programs at the baccalaureate and master’s levels, and doctoral programs in marine biology, educational leadership, psychology and nursing practice. UNCW is consistently recognized at a national level for academic excellence and affordability by publications like U.S. News & World Report, Kiplinger’s Personal Finance and The Business Journals. UNCW also recently earned the 2015 Community Engagement Classification from the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, bestowed to higher education institutions dedicated to community involvement.

EEO Statement:
UNC Wilmington actively fosters a diverse and inclusive working and learning environment and is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified men and women from all racial, ethnic or other minority groups, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Applicant Instructions:
Please provide the following attachments to your application:
Cover letter
Curriculum vitae
List of three professional references

Position Type: Permanent
Job Posting Date: 06/01/2017
Priority Consideration Date: 09/22/2017

Priority Consideration Information:
Priority consideration will be given to applications received by the Priority Date; however, applications will be accepted until the position is filled.