ONE TENURE-TRACK (OPEN RANK) ACADEMIC FACULTY POSITION IN FINANCE

Employer
Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business
Location
Atlanta, Georgia
Salary
Not Specified
Closing date
Oct 21, 2021

ONE TENURE-TRACK (OPEN RANK) ACADEMIC FACULTY POSITION IN FINANCE

PositionAssistant / Associate / Full Professor of Finance at Scheller College of Business, Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, Georgia.

Start Date - Fall 2022

Application Deadline - Applications will be accepted through December 1, 2021. However, candidates are encouraged to submit applications early as they will be reviewed upon receipt.

Minimum Qualifications –

1) An earned Ph.D. in finance or a related field from an accredited institution is required. All But Dissertation (ABD) candidates must complete all degree requirements no later than June 1, 2022.

2) Strong evidence (or promise) in research is required

3) Evidence of successful teaching experience at the undergraduate and/or graduate level.

Job Descriptions/ Duties - Assistant professor level applicants should exhibit promise of high-quality research and teaching. For those applying at the Associate Professor rank, we require an exemplary record of scholarly research, teaching, and service commensurate with the rank. The ideal candidate for a Full Professor would have an established record as an eminent scholar in Finance and would be internationally recognized for the quality of their research, teaching, and service.  Exceptional Full Professor candidates may be considered for an endowed position and are expected to build relations with the business community, as well as with other relevant units within Georgia Tech.

The chosen candidate would also be expected to provide reasonable service commensurate with the rank. Faculty will be required to have a teaching load of three (3 semester hours each) courses per year, with opportunities to teach at the undergraduate, masters, and doctoral levels.  The salary is competitive with leading research universities.

About the University and Department - Georgia Tech is one of the nation’s leading research universities and consistently ranks among the top public universities in the country. Faculty members find many collaborative research opportunities within the College and across the Institute. The Scheller College of Business is housed in midtown Atlanta. As a global center of commerce, Atlanta provides an abundance of opportunities to interact with industry and consistently ranks among the best American cities to live and work.

The Finance faculty are very collaborative and provide a highly supportive environment for all College personnel. All faculty members are highly committed to excellent research and work actively with Ph.D. students on research projects. For more information about Scheller’s Finance area, please visit: https://www.scheller.gatech.edu/academics/finance.html.

Required Submissions -  

  1. A cover letter addressed to the Recruiting Committee
  2. A curriculum vitae
  3. A list of three professional references (See candidate instructions below)*
  4. Up to three (3) research papers
  5. Research and teaching statements

Where to Apply - Applications should be submitted electronically at the following link: https://bit.ly/3B5lrWL

For questions, please contact Suzanne Lee at Recruit-finance@scheller.gatech.edu.

*Note 1: Applicants at the Assistant Professor level are required to arrange with their writers for three recommendation letters to be submitted at the following link:  https://www.scheller.gatech.edu/fac-recommend-finance.

*Note 2: Applicants at the Associate / Full Professor level are required to submit the names and contact information of a minimum of three professional references.  However, only references for the top candidates will be contacted to provide recommendations.

EEO/Diversity Information - Georgia Tech provides equal opportunity to all faculty, staff, students, and all other members of the Georgia Tech community, including applicants for admission and/or employment, contractors, volunteers, and participants in institutional programs, activities, or services.  Georgia Tech complies with all applicable laws and regulations governing equal opportunity in the workplace and in educational activities. Georgia Tech prohibits discrimination, including discriminatory harassment, on the basis of race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetics, or veteran status in its programs, activities, employment, and admissions.  This prohibition applies to faculty, staff, students, and all other members of the Georgia Tech community, including affiliates, invitees, and guests.

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