Assistant Professor of Finance

Seton Hall University
South Orange, New Jersey
Nov 20, 2018
Jan 19, 2019
SHU Assistant Professor of Finance Position
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POSITION: The Stillman School of Business at Seton Hall University invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position in the Department of Finance, starting Fall 2019.

Qualifications:  The successful candidate should have a Ph.D. in Finance from an AACSB-accredited university, demonstrate a proven record of, or potential for, high-quality research and teaching, and have the ability to interact effectively with students, faculty, and the finance community. ABDs who are on track to complete the Ph.D. in Finance by August 2019 are also encouraged to apply. Candidates with specializations in fixed income, derivatives, and financial technology are preferred.  

The School: Transforming concepts into practice, the Stillman School of Business is the first private business school in New Jersey to earn accreditation from AACSB. With its proximity to New York City and easy access to Wall Street, the Stillman School offers "CFA University Affiliation Programs" in finance and mathematical finance, as well as new programs in FINTECH and financial planning. The school houses a state-of-the-art trading room, and supports access to databases such as WRDS, Bloomberg, CRSP, and Compustat. For more information, please visit

The University: Founded in 1856, Seton Hall University is a major Catholic University that embraces faculty and students of all races and religions. Its attractive suburban campus is only 14 miles from New York City. The University is home to eight schools, over 60 majors, and about 10,000 students. The Department of Finance, though small, is highly productive and innovative, and strategically recognized as a "Center of Excellence" by the University.

Interested candidates should apply online at:

Additionally, an application packet (a cover letter, a curriculum vita, a job market paper, evidence of teaching excellence, and three letters of reference) should be submitted via email to the Finance Faculty Recruiting Committee at

Interviews will be conducted at the AFA Meetings in Atlanta on January 4-6, 2019. 

Seton Hall University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation or sex.