Assistant/Associate Professor of Finance

Location
Hoboken, New Jersey
Salary
Commensurate with experience
Posted
Dec 05, 2017
Closes
Jan 04, 2018

Assistant/Associate Professor of Finance

Job Description

The School of Business at Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken, NJ invites applications for a tenure-track position in Finance in the areas of financial econometrics, market microstructure, and corporate finance at the Assistant or Associate Professor level beginning August 2018. This position is part of the School’s strategic plan of strengthening the finance and economics disciplines in a business school with an emphasis at the intersection of business, technology and analytics.

Qualifications: Candidates must have earned a Ph.D., or foreign equivalent, in Finance, Business Administration, Management, Financial Economics, or a closely related field, a potential for excellence in research and teaching. Degree requirements must be completed before September 2018.

Job Responsibility: Members of our faculty are expected to conduct original research of exceptionally high quality, to teach effectively, and to participate in and contribute to the academic environment. Candidates are expected to teach courses in Finance at both the undergraduate and graduate levels and must have commitment to research leading to top scholarly publications. The university offers a competitive teaching load and excellent support for faculty research.

About the School: The School of Business at Stevens Institute of Technology has a special focus on finance, analytics, information systems, and technology and encourages interdisciplinary research. The school is AACSB accredited and offers a PhD, two MBAs, eight Masters degrees, and eight undergraduate majors (including a major in Accounting & Analytics, as well as Quantitative Finance).  The School’s Hanlon Financial Systems Center supports research in Finance and provides research resources. For more information, visit www.stevens.edu/business.

The School of Business at Stevens values diversity and seeks candidates who can contribute to a welcoming climate for students of all races and genders. Stevens is an NSF ADVANCE institution committed to equitable practices and policies.  We strongly encourage qualified women and minority candidates to apply.

Stevens Institute of Technology is a private institution located in Hoboken, NJ, directly across the Hudson River from New York City. Hoboken is a vibrant, walkable community in close proximity of Manhattan and has been ranked among the 12 best college towns in the country by Princeton Review. Stevens Institute of Technology works closely with local and global industries as well as government organizations on various research projects.

Applications and nominations will be accepted until the position is filled. Stevens Institute of Technology appreciates all applications but can only respond to qualified candidates.

How to Apply: Candidates are invited to apply via the Stevens Institute of Technology website at https://www.stevens.edu/directory/division-human-resources/employment-opportunities (RQ18204). Please also submit a cover letter expressing interest in the position, current CV, research statement, job market paper, teaching evaluations (if available), and three references to Susan Pavelchak, School of Business, Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, NJ 07030  (spavelch@stevens.edu). Interviews will be conducted at the AFA meeting, January 2018, in Philadelphia, PA.