Assistant Professor of Finance

7 days left

Location
Miami, Florida
Salary
Comptetitive
Posted
Sep 27, 2017
Closes
Oct 27, 2017
Ref
Job Opening ID 513921
Contract Type
Permanent

Florida International University is classified by Carnegie as a “R1: Doctoral Universities - Highest Research Activity” and recognized as a Carnegie Community Engaged university. It is a public research university with colleges and schools that offers bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral programs in fields such as business, engineering, computer science, international relations, architecture, law and medicine. As one of South Florida’s anchor institutions, FIU contributes almost $9 billion each year to the local economy and is ranked second in Florida in Forbes Magazine’s “America’s Best Employers” list. FIU graduates are consistently among the highest paid college graduates in Florida and are among the leaders of public and private organizations throughout South Florida. FIU is Worlds Ahead in finding solutions to the most challenging problems of our time. FIU emphasizes research as a major component of its mission with multiple state-of-the-art research facilities including the Wall of Wind Research and Testing FacilityFIU’s Medina Aquarius Program and the Advanced Materials Engineering Research Institute. FIU has awarded more than 220,000 degrees and enrolls more than 54,000 students in two campuses and centers including FIU Downtown on Brickell, FIU@I-75, the Miami Beach Urban Studios, and Tianjin, China. FIU also supports artistic and cultural engagement through its three museums: Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum, the Wolfsonian-FIU, and the Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU. FIU is a member of Conference USA and more than 400 student-athletes participating in 18 sports. For more information about FIU, visit http://www.fiu.edu/.

Florida International University invites applicants for multiple positions as Assistant Professor of Finance (tenure track) in the Department of Finance, College of Business. The candidate is expected to teach and conduct research in all areas of finance. Minimum requirements include an earned doctorate in finance or economics, demonstrated capabilities of publishing research in academic and practitioner-oriented finance journals (including but not limited to the Financial Times journal list). Candidates with an Economics PhD must have significant coursework in finance. The applicant must also have the ability to teach finance in the graduate programs. The expected starting date is Fall 2018.

Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply to Job Opening ID 513921 at facultycareers.fiu.edu and attach curriculum vitae, unofficial transcripts, and student evaluations as a single PDF file.  Candidates will be requested to provide names and contact information for at least three references who will be contacted as determined by the Recruitment Committee. To receive full consideration, applications and required materials should be received by October 27th, 2017, however, review will continue until position is filled.

FIU is a member of the State University System of Florida and an Equal Opportunity, Equal Access Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.