Assistant Professor of Finance

Employer
Seton Hall University
Location
South Orange, New Jersey; Greater New York / New Jersey metropolitan area
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
Feb 18, 2023

The Department of Finance at Seton Hall University has a tenure-track opening starting fall 2023 at the Assistant Professor level.

Duties and Responsibilities:

* Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in finance, with a focus on financial technology and quantitative finance
* Engage actively in research that leads to publications in highly regarded finance journals
* Support curriculum development of programs in Financial Technology & Analytics
* Provide service to the university and professional community

Required Qualifications:

The successful candidate should have a Ph.D. in Finance, Computer Science, or related quantitative fields from a distinguished 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 their Ph.D. by August 2023 are also encouraged to apply.

Desired Qualifications:

Candidates with specializations in financial technology, financial engineering, or mathematical/quantitative finance fields are preferred. Preference will be given to candidates who have strong computer programming proficiency. 

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Candidates should submit an application through the university job post at

https://jobs.shu.edu/en-us/job/495431/assistant-professor-of-finance

In addition, a cover letter, a curriculum vita, a job market paper, evidence of teaching excellence, and three reference letters to the Finance Faculty Recruiting Committee at deptoffinancejobs@shu.edu. 

THE SCHOOL: Transforming concepts into practice, the Stillman School of Business is the first private business school in New Jersey to earn AACSB accreditation for both its undergraduate and graduate programs. With its proximity to New York City and easy access to Wall Street, the Stillman School offers CFA University Affiliation Programs in finance, mathematical finance, and FinTech. The school houses a state-of-the-art trading room, and supports access to databases such as WRDS, Bloomberg, CRSP, and Compustat. The department is a tight-knit, award-winning, cohesive unit, and seeks a high-caliber, team-focused individual to sustain its high level of productivity. For more information, please visit www.shu.edu/business/.

THE UNIVERSITY: Founded in 1856, Seton Hall University is a major Catholic University that embraces faculty and students of all races and religions. The finance faculty is leading the execution of the Academy of Applied Analytics and Technology, a new strategic initiative, to support innovative research and pioneering programs in financial technology & analytics. 

Seton Hall University is committed to programs of Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and the principles of affirmative action. 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.

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