Georgia Institute of Technology, Scheller College of Business
Faculty Position in Finance

The Finance Area in the Scheller College of Business at the Georgia Institute of Technology is seeking candidates for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of assistant, advanced assistant, or associate professor, to begin fall 2013.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: ABD Candidates should complete all degree requirements no later than July 1, 2013. Assistant professor level applicants should exhibit promise of high quality research and teaching. Advanced assistant and associate professor level applicants should have a strong publication record and a demonstrated record of high quality teaching. The minimum qualification for this vacancy is a Ph.D. in Finance.

JOB DESCRIPTION: Faculty will be required to have a teaching load of three semester courses per year, with opportunities at the undergraduate, masters and doctoral levels. The salary is competitive with leading research universities.

ABOUT THE FINANCE GROUP: Our group is very collaborative and provides a highly supportive environment for faculty members. The research accomplishments of the finance faculty members are available at http://www.mgt.gatech.edu/finance. Georgia Tech's Scheller College of Business is, when considering MBA programs in all business schools, ranked in the top 25 by Bloomberg BusinessWeek.

ABOUT THE UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAM: Our undergraduate program has approximately 1,300 students. Our MBA programs enroll about 225 students each year, while the Executive Masters programs enroll about 100 students each year. The College's Ph.D. program enrolls between 10 and 15 students each year and has approximately 50 students in residence. The Finance group typically has 5 to 8 doctoral students in residence and enrolls between 2 and 3 students each year. All faculty members are expected to work actively with Ph.D. students on research projects.

ABOUT THE COLLEGE OF BUSINESS: The Scheller College of Business is located in a state-of-the-art facility in Midtown Atlanta. In addition to classrooms equipped with the latest technologies, we also have two behavioral laboratories with superior capabilities. The College recently received a transformational gift of $50 million from an alumnus that has resulted in the renaming of the College. The College recently built a new high-tech, $1 million trading floor to prepare students for careers in investment banking and financial services.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Applicants who are interested in applying should send a cover letter and vita indicating your education, relevant experience, research publications and research interests to: recruit-finance@mgt.gatech.edu. The deadline to apply is December 31, 2012. We will begin reviewing applications starting immediately. We will be interviewing at the FMA meetings in October 2012 and AFA meetings in January 2013.

All correspondence should be addressed to the Chair, Finance Recruiting Committee. All documents must be in Microsoft Word or Adobe PDF format. Packages sent by mail will not be accepted. A part of the recruiting process involves voluntary submission of statistical information on our applicants. Please complete the form found at: http://mgt.gatech.edu/downloads/ga_tech_disclosure.doc, and e-mail it to vdf_email@mgt.gatech.edu

FURTHER INFORMATION: For additional information, contact Narayanan Jayaraman-404-894-4389, Narayanan.jayaraman@mgt.gatech.edu

Georgia Tech is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer which values diversity.



Posted 11/18/12