Visiting Instructor of Finance, Position # 107820
University of West Florida
Applications are invited for one full-time visiting instructor of finance, position number 107820. The position is available with an August 2023 start date, dependent upon available funding. Primary teaching duties will be undergraduate courses in finance. The University of West Florida, located in Pensacola, FL, primarily emphasizes quality teaching. In addition, Instructor faculty members are expected to continue professional development and engagement activities to maintain qualifications for performing the teaching assignment. This position must meet the College of Business Policies on Faculty Qualifications for an Instructor position. This Instructor will also perform career and academic counseling, and serve on departmental, college, and university committees. A normal teaching load is four courses per semester (face-to-face and online). This position may require teaching at the nearby Fort Walton Beach campus of the university (approximately 50 miles east of the Pensacola campus). Opportunities for summer teaching are normally available. Salary is AACSB competitive and will be commensurate with experience.
Master's degree from an AACSB-accredited institution in Finance or a closely related field including at least 18 graduate semester hours in Finance, coupled with pertinent work experience and continuing professional development and engagement activities to maintain qualifications for performing teaching assignment. Must meet the College of Business Policies on Faculty Qualification for an Instructor position.
A doctoral degree in Finance from an AACSB-accredited institution or a closely related field with at least 18 graduate semester hours in Finance is a definite plus. Regardless of the degree, it must be coupled with pertinent work experience and continuing professional development and engagement activities to maintain qualifications for performing the teaching assignment and the candidate must meet the College of Business Policies on Faculty Qualifications for an Instructor position. Preferred candidates will also have relevant teaching experience which includes proven effectiveness in online course development and teaching, professional experience, and professional certification. In addition to a strong commitment to excellence in teaching and service, the successful candidate will also have potential or demonstrated contributions to a climate of diversity, equity, and inclusion.
Salary Information $90,000 - $111,000
University of West Florida
The University’s 1,600 acres serves more than 13,000 students (including more than 2,700 graduate students) from 48 states in the U.S. and almost 90 different countries. UWF is known for its small class sizes, even in introductory courses. The College of Business offers AACSB accredited undergraduate, master of accountancy, and MBA degrees. We provide a collegial and professional environment that values a balanced commitment to excellence in teaching and research. The campus is just 30 minutes from Pensacola’s beautiful beaches on the Gulf of Mexico.
Candidates must apply online through the University of West Florida website: https://careers.uwf.edu. Applicants are required to attach a resume, cover letter and contact information for three references. The listed references will be contacted upon submission of this application. An opportunity to upload these documents will be provided during the application process. For assistance, please contact Human Resources at 850-474-2694 or email email@example.com. The preferred response date for this position is January 4, 2023 but the posting will remain open until filled.
The University of West Florida is an Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Disabled/Veteran employer. Any individual requiring special accommodation to apply is requested to advise UWF by contacting UWF Human Resources at 1-850-474-2694 (voice) or 1-850-857-6158 (TTY). A criminal background check is required for successful candidates. E- Verify is requirement for employment. All applications for employment at the University are subject to Florida public records law.