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Assistant/ Associate Professor of Finance
Loyola University Chicago

Date Posted Aug. 25, 2021
Title Assistant/ Associate Professor of Finance
University Loyola University Chicago
Chicago, IL, United States
Department Finance
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Jul. 1, 2022
  • Assistant Professor
    Associate Professor
  • Finance

The Department of Finance in the Quinlan School of Business at Loyola University Chicago invites applications for a tenure-track/tenured position in the Finance Department. This appointment will start in Fall 2022 and may be made at the Assistant or Associate Professor rank, depending on qualifications.

Fields of Emphasis: All areas in finance are welcome, with preference in Banking/Financial Institutions.

Requirements: PhD. preferred, ABD acceptable. We are seeking individuals who aspire to be or have a proven track record as excellent scholars and teachers, depending upon experience.

Research: Applicants should have a strong research record or demonstrate potential for high quality research publications.

Teaching: Teaching responsibilities will be both at the undergraduate and MBA/MS levels, with expectation of teaching excellence.

Salary: Competitive.

The Quinlan School of Business at Loyola University Chicago is an AACSB accredited institution. It has approximately 2,000+ undergraduate and 600+ graduate students, 85 full-time faculty and four endowed chairs. The School is located in the heart of Chicago’s Gold Coast, just west of Michigan Avenue and Chicago’s historical Water Tower. This location provides the School with close connections to Chicago financial and business communities. The School also operates academic and executive programs in Rome, Vietnam, and China, among other campuses. The School supports an undergraduate full-time and part-time students, an EMBA and other executive education programs, and several specialty masters programs including a Master of Science in Finance. Quinlan’s undergraduate business program was recently ranked No. 81 (U.S. News & World Report, 2021), and the part-time MBA program was ranked No.36 (U.S. News & World Report, 2022) in the nation. Further information may be found at

Interested applicants must submit their applications via: Applicants should include a cover letter, current vita, recent publications or working papers, teaching evaluations (if available), and three letters of reference (or names of three references for seasoned candidates).
Preliminary interviews will be conducted with select candidates at the FMA Annual Meeting in Denver, Colorado.

Inquiries may be directed to:

Dr. Swasti Gupta-Mukherjee, Search Committee Chair
Quinlan School of Business
Department of Finance
Loyola University Chicago
16 East Pearson St.
Chicago, IL 60611

Review of applications will begin August 2021 and will continue until the position is filled. To be given full consideration prior to the 2021 FMA Annual Meeting initial interviews, applications must be received by October 1st, 2021.

  • The University seeks to increase the diversity of its professoriate, workforce, and undergraduate and graduate student populations because broad diversity including a wide range of individuals who contribute to a robust academic environment is critical to achieving the University’s mission of excellence in education, research, educational access, and services in an increasingly diverse society. Therefore, in holistically accessing the many qualifications of each applicant, we would factor favorably an individual’s record of conduct that includes experience with an array of diverse perspectives, as well as a wide variety of different educational, research or other work activities.
    LUC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer with a strong commitment to hiring and retaining for our mission of a diverse academic environment. As a Jesuit Catholic institution of higher education, we seek candidates who will contribute to our strategic plan to deliver a transformative education in the Jesuit tradition. To gain a clearer understanding of LUC’s mission, candidates should consult our website at Applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are especially encouraged.

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