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Job ID: 111125

Assistant, Associate or Full Professor – Finance
University of Kansas


Date Posted Aug. 17, 2018
Title Assistant, Associate or Full Professor – Finance
University University of Kansas
Department Business
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date August 2019
 
  • Lawrence, KS
    United States
 
  • Professor
    Associate Professor
    Assistant Professor
  • Finance
 
 

Position Overview

The School of Business at the University of Kansas is searching for an open rank Professor in Finance for the 2019-20 academic year. The search is open at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level. Appointment at a particular level will be based on an applicant’s scholarly and teaching record. Candidates with expertise in two or more of the following areas are encouraged to apply: corporate finance, financial institutions, international finance, investments, or risk management. This is a full-time, tenure-track position beginning August 18, 2019.

Women and minorities, and candidates who will contribute to the climate of diversity in the School of Business, including a diversity of scholarly approaches, are especially encouraged to apply.

Job Description

40% Teach a combination of required and elective finance courses at the Undergraduate, MBA, and Ph.D. level.

40% Conduct and publish research in a quantity and quality commensurate with the University of Kansas’s status as a Carnegie I research university.

20% Perform service for the School, University, and academic profession and interact effectively with students, faculty, and the business community

Required Qualifications

A PhD or D.B.A. in finance (or closely related field) or anticipated completion of doctorate by August 2019.
A proven record or demonstrated high potential in research and publications.
A clear ability (or high potential) to teach effectively at undergraduate, MBA, and Ph.D. levels.
Evaluation of these requirements will be made through (1) letter of application describing experience and accomplishments; (2) record of productivity in teaching, research and service as noted in CV; (3) research statement and supplemental materials (e.g., publications); (4) teaching statement and supplemental materials (teaching portfolio, sample syllabi, teaching evaluations); (5) information provided by three professional references.

For appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor:
Ph.D. or D.B.A. degree in Finance or closely related field (must be earned by August 18, 2019.)
Demonstrated teaching excellence (or strong potential for teaching excellence) in Finance.
Demonstrated excellent scholarship (or potential for excellent scholarship) as shown through publications and working papers.

For appointment at the rank of Associate Professor:
Ph.D. in Finance or a closely related field.
Record of productive teaching excellence in Finance.
Demonstrated excellent scholarship as shown through publications that have enabled the candidate to be successfully promoted to Associate Professor at a research-oriented university of a similar or higher research profile as the University of Kansas.

For appointment at the rank of Full Professor:
Ph.D. in Finance or a closely related field.
Established record of teaching excellence in Finance.
Sustained record of excellent scholarship as shown through publications that have enabled the candidate to be successfully promoted to Full Professor at a research-oriented university of a similar or higher research profile as the University of Kansas.

Contact Information to Applicants

Suzanne Lewis
suzylewis@ku.edu

Additional Candidate Instruction

A complete application requires:
on-line application;
curriculum vita;
cover letter;
concise summary of your teaching experience;
three letters of professional reference. Letters of reference should be sent to finance@ku.edu after completion of the online application.
In the cover letter, applicants should indicate if they will be attending the October 2018 FMA meeting in San Diego and/or the January 2019 ASSA meeting in Atlanta.

Review of applications will begin on September 20, 2018 and continue until a pool of qualified applicants is obtained.


 
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