Assistant/Associate Professor in the Robert C. Vackar College of Business and Entrepreneurship/Finan

Location
Rio Grande Valley, Texas
Salary
Commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Posted
Feb 06, 2018
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The Department of Economics & Finance invites applications for one position in Finance at the rank of Associate Professor (tenured; candidate must meet the College of Business and Entrepreneurship Tenure and Promotion criteria) beginning fall 2018 pending budget or programmatic approval. All areas of finance will be considered and a proven record of publications in high quality journals is required. The appointments involve teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels (including supervising Ph.D. students). Successful candidates will be expected to be engaged with our students, faculty, and staff along with local and regional business professionals to enhance the effectiveness of our business school. The Robert C. Vackar College of Business and Entrepreneurship is AACSB-accredited at the graduate and undergraduate levels and offers a Ph.D. in Business Administration that includes concentrations in Finance, Management, Marketing, and Information Systems.

Applications must be submitted via the UTRGV Career website at https://careers.utrgv.edu (search full-time positions for Finance). Complete applications must include 1) a cover letter expressing the candidate’s interest in UTRGV, 2) a job market paper, 3) and a CV that includes contact information for three references. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. All questions regarding the search should be addressed to the search chair, Dr. Diego Escobari, at diego.escobari@utrgv.edu.

UTRGV is an Affirmative Action /Equal Opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

Candidates must have a Ph.D. degree in Finance (or closely related field) from an AACSBaccredited program, must provide evidence of teaching effectiveness and strong research credentials.

Applicants must have earned at least 18 graduate credit hours in the field of Finance.