Assistant Professor - Finance
The Department of Business in the College of Business at Misericordia University invites applications for a full-time tenure track Assistant Professor position in Finance to begin in fall 2019.
This position involves teaching undergraduate and graduate level courses in Finance, including but are not limited to Principles of Finance, Investment Management, Financial Management, and International Finance, as well as introductory level economics courses.
The successful candidate must be able to develop a Finance specialization within the undergraduate Business degree, which requires the design of an innovative finance course curriculum.
Candidates must hold a doctorate in Finance. ABD candidates with an expected completion date of their doctorate on or before 8/15/19 will also be considered.
Preference will be given to candidates who exhibit potential for research and publication. Experience in the private sector in the finance field is a plus.
Candidates are expected to be able to engage students by incorporating creative pedagogies in business education.
Duties include preparing and delivering courses using methods that enhance student learning; evaluating and grading students’ classwork and assignments; and initiating, facilitating, and moderating classroom discussions; advising students; and participating in curriculum development and service activities.
Preference will be given to candidates who have demonstrated excellence in teaching, who will engage in peer-reviewed scholarship, who have the desire to serve the department as well as the University, and who bring a commitment to the University’s mission.
Moreover, Misericordia is committed to student, faculty, and staff diversity and values the educational benefit this brings to campus. Candidates should indicate any experience and/or leadership that contribute to this goal.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Applications received by February 1, 2019 are assured full consideration.
For confidential consideration, applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, recent teaching evaluations, and three or more professional references online at www.misericordia.edu/hr under Faculty Opportunities or by mail at Misericordia University, Attn: Human Resources, 301 Lake St. Dallas, PA 18612.
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