The Department of Economics and Finance at The University of the South seeks applications for a one year Visiting Assistant Professor position starting in Fall 2022.
Candidates will be expected to teach 6 courses per year at the undergraduate level, with the principal teaching responsibility being introductory corporate finance courses. Other courses will be selected from the candidate’s area of specialization in consultation with the department.
Attributes of a Successful Candidate
Candidates should have their Ph.D. in hand by the time of appointment.
The University of the South comprises a well-regarded College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and a distinguished School of Theology. It is an institution of the Episcopal Church that welcomes individuals of all backgrounds. The University is located on a striking, 13,000-acre campus on Tennessee’s Cumberland Plateau.The University of the South is an equal opportunity educational institution that is committed to creating and maintaining a diverse and inclusive campus environment. We welcome all qualified applicants without regard to their race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, or veteran status.Eligibility for employment is contingent upon successful prescreening.
For preliminary review, applicants must submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, graduate transcripts (unofficial accepted), and statement demonstrating commitment to and experience with supporting diversity, equity, and inclusion. Applicants will be asked to supply the names and email addresses of three references, who will receive an auto-request to submit their confidential e-letters of recommendation.
Must be able to wear an approved mask for prolonged periods while performing job duties and responsibilities. Employees are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 subject to an approved medical or religious exemption.