Assistant Professors in Finance
Company: University of Delaware
Posted on: October 10, 2019
University of Delaware, Lerner College of Business &
EconomicsAssistant Professors in FinanceP147The Department of
Finance at the Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics at
the University of Delaware invites applications for tenure-track
Assistant Professor positions beginning Fall 2020.About The
Department: The Department of Finance currently has 18 full-time
faculty members, including 13 tenured or tenure-track professors.
The Department offers BS and MS degrees in Finance, and it also
supports the Department of Economics' Ph.D. program, the Ph.D.
program in Financial Services Analytics, and the College's MBA
programs. All degree programs are fully accredited by the AACSB.The
Department highly values publications in top journals in finance
and related disciplines and provides excellent research support,
including an attractive teaching load, a one-semester third-year
research sabbatical, strong database resources, an active seminar,
and internal workshop series, access to a high-performance
computing cluster, and trading laboratory facilities. For more
information on the Department and the College, please visit
http://lerner.udel.edu/departments/finance.About The University:
The University of Delaware is a tier-one research university.
According to the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher
Education, the University of Delaware is in the "Highest Research
Activity" (R1) category. Founded in 1743, and chartered by the
state in 1833, the University of Delaware today is a land-grant,
sea-grant, and space-grant university of approximately 23,000
students and approximately 1,200 full-time faculty. The University
has a strong tradition of distinguished scholarship, research,
teaching, and service that is grounded in a commitment to
increasing and disseminating scientific, humanistic, and social
knowledge for the benefit of the larger society. The University of
Delaware promotes an environment in which all people are inspired
to learn and encourages intellectual curiosity, critical thinking,
free inquiry, and respect for the views and values of an
increasingly diverse population.About The Community: The University
is located in Newark, Delaware, a city that is unique for being a
quiet, safe, and friendly college town of 30,000 residents but also
part of the Greater Philadelphia Metropolitan Area. Newark is
ideally located in the northeastern corridor. It is within
commuting distance from Wilmington, DE, Philadelphia, PA, and
Baltimore, MD, and is also about two hours from Washington, DC and
New York City by car or train. The Delaware beaches ranked first in
the nation by the NRDC for having the cleanest water quality, are
just 1.5 hours away.Job Qualifications: Applicants should have a
Ph.D. in finance or a related field, or expect to complete a Ph.D.
by August 31, 2020, and should demonstrate the potential for
outstanding achievement in research and teaching. Successful
candidates will demonstrate the drive and vision to develop an
innovative, cutting-edge, and internationally recognized research
program. Candidates must be committed to excellence in teaching at
the graduate and undergraduate levels. Teaching or research
interest in FinTech is a plus.The position is open until filled.
All application materials will be shared with departmental faculty.
Selected candidates will be interviewed at the 2019 FMA Meeting in
New Orleans and 2020 AFA Annual Meeting in San Diego.
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