Faculty Position in Finance

Newark, New Castle County
Jan 14, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Successful candidates will demonstrate the drive and vision to develop a cutting-edge and internationally recognized research program. In addition, candidates must be committed to excellence in teaching at the graduate and undergraduate levels. Candidates for tenured positions should have a Ph.D. and a record of outstanding achievement evidenced in part by publications in top-tier journals. Candidates for Assistant Professor should have a Ph.D. in finance or a related field, or expect to complete a Ph.D. in the near future, and should demonstrate the potential for excellence in research. ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY: An innovative leader in research and teaching, the University of Delaware combines a rich historic legacy with a commitment to undergraduate education and the latest in advanced technology. With external funding exceeding $200 million, the University ranks among the top 100 universities in federal R&D support. The main campus in Newark, Delaware, provides the amenities of a vibrant college town with convenient access to the major cities of the East Coast. ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT: The Department of Finance currently has 15 full-time faculty members. The Department offers BS and MS degrees in Finance, and also supports the Department of Economics’ PhD program and the College’s MBA programs. All degree programs are fully accredited by the AACSB. Support for research is excellent, including an attractive teaching load, a one-semester third-year research sabbatical, strong database resources, access to a high-performance computing cluster, and trading laboratory facilities. For more information on the Department of Finance and the Lerner College of Business & Economics please visit www.lerner.udel.edu. APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Those interested should apply online at www.udel.edu/udjobs. Please read the “Applicant Instructions” under the “Resources for Applicants” tab very carefully before submitting your application. You need only upload your resume (curriculum vitae) and three letters of recommendation as one single document at www.udel.edu/udjobs. In addition, application materials, including a cover letter, your curriculum vitae, and samples of your research must be submitted online at https://delaware.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_6lo9p0h3Ijn91k1. Review of applications will begin immediately, and applicants will be reviewed until the position is filled. Equal Employment Opportunity The University of Delaware is an Equal Opportunity Employer which encourages applications from minority group members and women. The University's Notice of Non-Discrimination can be found at http://www.udel.edu/aboutus/legalnotices.html. Employment offers will be conditioned upon successful completion of a criminal background check. A conviction will not necessarily exclude you from employment.