Assistant/Associate/Professor of Finance (105346)
American University in Cairo
Founded in 1919, AUC moved to a new 270-acre state-of-the-art campus in New Cairo in 2008. The University also operates in its historic downtown facilities, offering cultural events, graduate classes, and continuing education. Student housing is available in New Cairo. Among the premier universities in the region, AUC is Middle States accredited; its Engineering programs are accredited by ABET, its Chemistry program is accredited by the Canadian Society for Chemistry, and the School of Business is accredited by AACSB, AMBA and EQUIS. The AUC Libraries contain the largest English-language research collection in the region and are an active and integral part of the University's pursuit of excellence in all academic and scholarly programs. AUC is an English-medium institution; eighty-five percent of the students are Egyptian and the rest include students from nearly ninety countries, principally from the Middle East, Africa and North America. Faculty salary and rank are based on qualifications and professional experience. According to AUC policies and procedures, faculty are entitled to generous benefits.
The School of Business anticipates openings for faculty positions within the finance area in the Department of Management at the level of Assistant/Associate/Professor levels for non-tenure track fixed term appointments beginning in Fall 2019. The successful candidates will be expected to contribute to teaching in undergraduate finance courses as well as in teaching and thesis supervision in the Master of Science in Finance. Possible fields of interest include but are not limited to Financial economics, business finance, corporate finance, applied banking, Fintech, algorithmic trading, retail banking, and portfolio theory.
Applicants must have a PhD in Finance or closely related field from a reputable university, preferably AACSB and/or EQUIS accredited. A record of teaching experience, graduate and undergraduate research supervision, professional service and academic service is preferred.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
All applicants must submit the following documents online:
(a) cover letter, (b) current CV, (c) evidence of teaching effectiveness, (d) completed AUC Personnel Information Form (PIF) and (e) send three names of reference to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line BUS/ FINANCE/2019
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