Visiting Assistant Professor of Finance

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Visiting Assistant Professor of Finance

About Susquehanna:
As a living, learning and working community, Susquehanna University affirms its commitment to being an engaged, culturally inclusive campus. As we seek to embody the rich diversity of the human community, we commit ourselves to the full participation of persons who represent the breadth of human difference. The university encourages candidates from historically underrepresented groups to apply. Susquehanna University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

The Sigmund Weis School of Business is one of a small number of programs accredited by AACSB-International that focus exclusively on undergraduate education; 25 faculty members serve approximately 600 majors. Additional information may be obtained by visiting the School’s web page at

Susquehanna is a selective, residential, liberal arts institution of approximately 2,200 students. Its 220-acre campus, noted for its beauty, is located in Selinsgrove, PA, 50 miles north of Harrisburg in the scenic Susquehanna River Valley, about a three-hour drive from Philadelphia, Washington, D.C., and New York City. For more information about the University please consult

Position Summary:
The Sigmund Weis School of Business of Susquehanna University seeks applicants for the position of Visiting Assistant Professor of Finance. This is a full-time, non-tenure-track position beginning in August 2021. Undergraduate teaching includes multiple finance courses and possible other courses based on the candidate's qualifications and interests. Additional responsibilities include advising students and service within the Business School.

Required Qualifications:
Master’s degree in finance, economics, or a related field is required.

This candidate will be expected to interact openly and inspire students through their teaching strategies which demonstrates a high level of organization and communication.

Candidates should also demonstrate the ability to complete the professional or academic responsibilities required by AACSB-International accredited business programs. The candidate could accomplish this by achieving the scholarship standards required by publishing in peer review journals or by maintaining their professional currency through other professional work.

Preferred Qualifications:
A Ph.D. or ABD in these fields (and have started ABD status in April 2019 or later) is preferred.

Evidence of teaching excellence, relevant industry experience, and the ability and interest to teach international finance is preferred.

Special Instructions to the Applicant:
Please submit curriculum vitae, statement of teaching objectives and research interests, statement of how the candidate will contribute to the university’s commitment to diversity and inclusion, and the name, address, e-mail address, and telephone number of three references online at Any inquiries should be sent to Dr. Matthew Rousu, [email protected], Dean of the Sigmund Weis School of Business. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Benefits Eligible: Yes
Number of Months: 9 months
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Full-Time/Part-Time: Full Time
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Open Until Filled: Yes
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Posting Number: F00120

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Posted: 6/8/2021
Application Due: 6/8/2033
Work Type: Full Time