Assistant Professor- Continuing Track (non-tenure) Finance
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Work type: Faculty
Categories: Finance, Full Time
University of Delaware, Lerner College of Business & Economics
Continuing Track Assistant Professor in Finance
The Department of Finance at the Alfred Lerner College of Business and
Economics at University of Delaware invites applications for a Continuing
Track Assistant Professor beginning Fall 2022. This is a non-tenure track
appointment primarily emphasizing teaching responsibilities. Salary is
competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications.
JOB QUALIFICATIONS : Primary consideration will be given to applicants
with a Ph.D. in finance and/or with significant business experience in the
finance industry. Successful candidates should be interested in establishing a
long-term teaching career at the University of Delaware and be able to teach a
variety of finance courses. Teaching loads may be adjusted to maintain the
research productivity of applicants with a PhD and an active research agenda.
ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT : The Department of Finance currently has 18 full-
time faculty members. The Department offers BS and MS degrees in Finance and
supports the College's MBA programs and PhD programs in Economics and
Financial Services Analytics.
Support for research is excellent, including extensive database resources,
access to a high-performance computing cluster, and trading laboratory
facilities. For more information on the Department and the College, please
visit https:// lerner.udel.edu/departments/finance.
ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY : The University of Delaware is a tier-one research
university. According to the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher
Education, the University of Delaware is in the "Highest Research Activity"
(R1) category. Founded in 1743, and chartered by the state in 1833, the
University of Delaware today is a land-grant, sea-grant, and space-grant
university of approximately 24,000 students and approximately 1,200 full-time
faculty. The University has a strong tradition of distinguished scholarship,
research, teaching, and service that is grounded in a commitment to increasing
and disseminating scientific, humanistic, and social knowledge for the benefit
of the larger society. The University of Delaware promotes an environment in
which all people are inspired to learn and encourages intellectual curiosity,
critical thinking, free inquiry, and respect for the views and values of an
increasingly diverse population.
ABOUT THE COMMUNITY : The University is located in Newark, Delaware, a
city that is unique for being a quiet, safe, and friendly college town of
30,000 residents but also part of the Greater Philadelphia Metropolitan Area.
Newark is ideally located in the northeastern corridor. It is within commuting
distance from Wilmington, DE, Philadelphia, PA, and Baltimore, MD, and is also
about two hours from Washington, DC and New York City by car or train. The
Delaware beaches are just 1.5 hours away.
APPLICATION PROCEDURE : Please upload a cover letter, a curriculum vita,
samples of research and other relevant materials, and three contact
references. Questions may be directed to Jay Coughenour, Search Committee
Chair (firstname.lastname@example.org). 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, women, individuals with a disability and veterans. The University's
Notice of Non-Discrimination can be found at
https:// 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.
Notice of Non-Discrimination, Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action
The University of Delaware does not discriminate against any person on the
basis of race, color, national origin, sex, gender identity or expression,
sexual orientation, genetic information, marital status, disability, religion,
age, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law in
its employment, educational programs and activities, admissions policies, and
scholarship and loan programs as required by Title IX of the Educational
Amendments of 1972, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, Section 504
of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964,
and other applicable statutes and University policies. The University of
Delaware also prohibits unlawful harassment including sexual harassment and
Applications close: Jan 31 2022 Eastern Standard Time