The University of Missouri Trulaske College of Business Department of Finance is seeking applications to fill three positions at the rank of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Full Professor (tenure-track faculty member) for a start date of Fall 2020.
Minimum Qualification: Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Finance or a related discipline by the start date.
Preferred Qualifications: Candidate's academic research specialty areas can include but are not limited to corporate finance, investments, and financial markets. Teaching interests can include but are not limited to corporate finance, investments, banking and financial institutions, real estate, and risk management and insurance. Evidence of successful teaching at the undergraduate or MBA level and willingness to teach online classes are desirable. Evidence of scholarship beyond the dissertation will be viewed favorably by the search committee. Candidates at the Associate Professor and Professor levels should have an established record of publication in the top Finance journals, a continuing program of research with potential for top-tier publication, and a willingness to teach in the MBA and/or Ph.D. programs.
Candidates should upload their curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, recent teaching evaluations, and at least one writing sample. If unable to upload, letters of recommendation can be emailed to email@example.com .
Screening will begin immediately and continue until a suitable candidate is hired. Initial interviews will be held at the Financial Management Association Meeting in October.
The Department: The Department of Finance has a current enrollment of about 450 junior-senior Finance majors for the BS in Business Administration degree. The department offers required and elective courses for the MBA program, has an active Ph.D. program, and recently started an online MS in Finance program. The department provides an environment that is highly supportive of research. Resources include WRDS, CRSP, SDC, Eikon, Compustat, BoardEx, and other databases, a resident database programming assistant, research assistants (doctoral students), and summer research support.
The College: The Robert J. Trulaske, Sr. College of Business enrolls about 4,000 undergraduate students, 340 students in the MAcc (150-credit) program, 100 MBA students, and 40 Ph.D. students. For additional information about the Department of Finance and Trulaske College, consult our web site at http://business.missouri.edu/.
This position is eligible for University benefits. The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, and educational fee discounts. For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at http://www.umsystem.edu/totalrewards/benefits
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