Position Number 004080
Working Title J Crosland Sr Distinguished Professor
Classification Title 9-Mo Tenure-Track/ Tenured Faculty
College College of Business (Col)
Position Designation Faculty
Employment Type Permanent - Full-time
Months per year 9
Primary Purpose of Department
The Department of Finance is one of six departments in the Belk College of
Business. The Belk College is committed to creating an inclusive culture that
inspires a passion for knowledge and intellectual growth as well as a
dedication to service. We engage in research that fosters innovative business
theory, policy, and practice. In strategic partnership with the greater
Charlotte region, we educate our students to become leaders who are critical
thinkers, ethically informed, and globally aware.
Vacancy Open to All Candidates
Description of Work
The University of North Carolina at Charlotte recognizes the differentiation
of mission, goals, and objectives inherent in the diversity of disciplines
represented by its colleges and departments. Thus, the Job Responsibilities
and Essential Functions for Tenured and Tenure Track Faculty should be
interpreted in the context of the related departmental and collegiate goals.
Teaching, Advising, Curriculum and Instructional Development – Faculty
responsibilities and essential functions with respect to teaching may include
but are not limited to: subject matter competence, course design, course
presentation, advising and consultation, directing student research,
curriculum and instructional development, and grading student work.
Scholarly Research, Creative, and Other Professional Activities – All tenured
and tenure-track faculty are expected to participate in expanding the
knowledge base of her/his academic field by conducting research or engaging in
other creative activities as appropriate to the faculty member's discipline.
Faculty responsibilities and essential functions with respect to research may
include but are not limited to: research/creative activity that generates new
knowledge and/or synthesizes and/or integrates existing knowledge,
publication, an on-going agenda for research, scholarly, and creative
activity, and are expected to seek extramural support for their work.
Service to University, the Public, and the Profession – All tenured and
tenure-track faculty are expected to engage in a program of service
appropriate to their discipline. Faculty responsibilities and essential
functions with respect to service may include but are not limited to: service
to the administration and governance of the University, public service, and
service to the profession.
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Essential Duties and Responsibilities
The Belk College of Business at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte
is seeking a distinguished academic to fill a tenured position as the John
Crosland, Sr. Professor in Real Estate and Development. The appointee shall
have experience and credentials as a teacher and scholar commensurate with the
rank of full or associate professor in the Belk College of Business. In the
instance where the candidate is hired as an associate professor, the title of
“John Crosland, Sr. Scholar of Real Estate and Development” will be used.
Teaching and research interests in one or more of the following areas: real
estate, finance, or urban economics. Active participation in connecting and
relationship-building with students, faculty, alumni, and the local business
community. Represent the Belk College to the Charlotte regional business
UNC Charlotte gives primary consideration to the earned doctorate or terminal
degree in the teaching discipline or a related discipline.
Preferred Education, Skills and Experience
Ph.D. in one of the following areas: finance, real estate, economics, or a
closely related field from an accredited university;
Record of sustained scholarship and international reputation commensurate with
appointment to an endowed professorship;
Demonstrated record of teaching excellence at the undergraduate, graduate, and
Strong communication and relationship-building skills with students, faculty,
alumni, and the local business community; and
Ability and willingness to represent the Belk College to the Charlotte
regional business community.
Special Notes to Applicants
The candidate chosen for this position will be subject to a criminal
The candidate chosen for this position will be required to provide an official
transcript of their highest earned degree.
Job Open Date 10/01/2021
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Date Review of Applications will Begin
Proposed Hire Date
If time-limited, please indicate appointment end date
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