Assistant Professor of Finance

Williamsburg, Virginia
Commensurate with experience
Oct 20, 2017
Nov 19, 2017
Contract Type

The Finance Program at the Raymond A. Mason School of Business, The College of William and Mary, anticipates one or more tenure-track positions in finance, at the entry or advanced assistant level beginning on August 10, 2018.  Candidates must have a doctoral degree by the time of appointment and a demonstrated ability to publish high quality research.  Commitment to excellence in both teaching and research is essential. We are looking for applicants with research interests in the areas of corporate finance, investments, behavioral finance, household finance, or international finance. 

William and Mary is a premier liberal arts university, chartered in 1693, and has long been considered one of the “Public Ivies.” The graduate business school has been recognized as a “Top-50” school by Business Week, the Financial Times, and the Wall Street Journal. The undergraduate program is currently ranked #12 overall by Bloomberg BusinessWeek.  The Mason School faculty has also been highly ranked by both Bloomberg Business Week and the Princeton Review.  The Finance Area includes 15 full-time faculty, and is the home of the newly established Boehly Center for Excellence in Finance.  The College is situated in historic Williamsburg, Virginia and is within an hour drive of Richmond, Norfolk, and Virginia Beach. Washington DC is within a three hour drive. More information about the school can be found online at

Submit your application at our online site at and attach your cover letter, vitae (resume), three letters of reference, teaching evaluations (if any), evidence of quality teaching, and examples of scholarly research.  All materials must be submitted electronically.  For details contact the Search Coordinator at

For full consideration, your application (including reference letters) must be submitted by midnight on November 27, 2017.   Any applications submitted after this date will be considered as needed.  Representatives from the Mason School of Business will be interviewing pre-selected candidates at the American Finance Association Meeting on January 5-7, 2018.

The College of William & Mary values diversity and invites applications from underrepresented groups who will enrich the research, teaching, and service missions of the university. The College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and encourages applications from women, minorities, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.  The College of William & Mary conducts background checks on applicants for employment.