The Finance & Business Law Department at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater anticipates two openings at the Assistant Professor level beginning Fall 2018, subject to final budgetary approval.
Primary duties include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses, conducting research that results in refereed publications, and performing service as assigned by the Department, College, and University. Specialization includes, but is not limited to: corporate finance, quantitative finance, real estate, and general finance. Also includes being an active participant in following applicable safety rules and regulations including necessary training and drills.
The successful candidates will have a strong background in finance with a research record or potential to conduct high quality research, experience with a variety of teaching methods and a willingness to be active in departmental, professional, university, and community service.
A Ph.D. degree in Finance or equivalent at the start of employment is required. Applicants at the ABD status and with intention to finish by the start date may be considered as well.
The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater is a regional comprehensive university with an enrollment of more than 12,000 students. UW-Whitewater has reached record enrollment four of the last five years and offers 50 majors in four colleges. UW-Whitewater also offers 15 master's degree programs and recently added a Doctorate of Business Administration. UW-Whitewater students achieve excellence in the classroom and on the playing field. In the 2014-15 Academic Year, UW-Whitewater was the first university in NCAA history at any level to win national championships in football, basketball and baseball in a single year. The campus offers more than 200 student organizations and is a vital economic engine for southeastern Wisconsin. UW- Whitewater is situated on 400 acres of land and has an annual budget of more than $219 million. - See more at: http://www.uww.edu/news
UW-Whitewater is part of the 26-campus University of Wisconsin System. Located in a community of 14,622 residents near the scenic Kettle Moraine State Forest in southeastern Wisconsin, Whitewater is within convenient driving distance to the metropolitan areas of Milwaukee, Madison, and Chicago.
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The University of Wisconsin - Whitewater requires that all employees be active participants in following applicable safety rules and regulations including necessary training and drills.
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TO ENSURE CONSIDERATION:
Applications received by September 28, 2017 are ensured full consideration. Applications received after that date may be given consideration at the discretion of the search committee. Application materials will be evaluated and the most qualified applicants will be invited to participate in the next step of the selection process.
If you have questions regarding this recruitment, or if you are not able to complete the application online due to a disability or system problem, please contact us at 262-472-1024 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
For questions regarding the position please contact:
Academic Department Associate
Only complete application packages will be considered. A complete application includes online submission of the following documents: