Temple University - Fox School of Business and Management
Assistant/Associate/Full Professor Positions in the Department of Finance

The Fox School of Business and Management at Temple University seeks tenured or tenure-track research scholars in the field of Finance. We seek candidates at the assistant, associate, and full professor levels.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: At the associate- and full- professor level, we seek a motivated and well-trained scholar with a well-established research record in the highest quality, top tier journals in the discipline. At the assistant level, we seek recent graduates who can demonstrate the ability to attain a superior research record by publishing in the highest quality journals in finance. Evidence of effective teaching is required. Preference will be given to applicants with an interest in investments and/or corporate finance. Positions are available starting September 2013. Preference will be given to applications received prior to December 1, 2012.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Applicants should include (a) cover letter, (b) full curriculum vitae, (c) a brief statement of current and future research interests, (d) evidence of effective teaching (i.e., evaluations), (e) job market paper, and (f) three reference letters either electronically or by regular mail. Please submit the above items electronically to:

Email: finarect@temple.edu
Dr. Connie Mao
Chair, Finance Recruiting Committee
Fox School of Business and Management
Alter #416
1810 N. 13th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19122

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT: The Department has a vibrant and growing undergraduate population, offers three Master of Science degrees, and supports a dynamic and well-established PhD program. The Department of Finance currently has 13 tenured or tenure-track faculty members and 6 term faculty members. Department members have published and continue to publish in top finance journals, such as The Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial Economics, and Review of Financial Studies as well as top-tier journals in economics, accounting, international business and management. Current research streams include projects in corporate finance and governance, market microstructure, investments and the behaviors and impacts of different financial institutions. The group is collegial and works as a team to further individual research interests and goals. The Department has an active research seminar series, with papers presented by local, national and international researchers.

ABOUT THE SCHOOL: The Fox School of Business and Management is the largest, most comprehensive business school in the greater Philadelphia region with nearly 6,500 students and 175 full-time faculty members. The School offers a BBA, top-ranked MBA and Executive MBA programs, MS, and PhD programs on campuses throughout the region and around the globe. Visit our website at http://www.sbm.temple.edu to learn more about the Fox School of Business and Management.

Philadelphia is the 5th largest city in the United States, and is a major cultural center as well as an international gateway. The city is close to New York and Washington, D.C. Housing and living costs in Philadelphia are among the lowest of major US cities. Philadelphia also has a significant presence of IT, financial services, pharmaceutical, and other industries providing opportunities for interaction with businesses and research.

Temple University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to a diverse faculty, staff and student body. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.



Posted 8/5/12