University of Georgia, Terry College of Business
Assistant Professor Position in Finance

The University of Georgia’s Terry College of Business is seeking to fill one or more full-time tenure-track faculty positions at the Assistant level. Position(s) will begin fall 2017, with an anticipated starting date of August 4, 2017.  Salary is competitive and dependent upon qualifications.  The position(s) are contingent upon funding. We will be interviewing at the AFA meetings.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: All candidates must have a Ph.D. degree in finance or a related discipline. Candidates must have a demonstrated interest and ability in pursuing research and have evidence of capable teaching in the field of finance. A successful candidate must be able to teach in at least two of the following levels: undergraduate, MBA, and Ph.D.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Applications received by December 15, 2016 will receive full consideration. All application documents must be submitted electronically via  Applications submitted in other ways will not be considered. Review of applications will continue until the position has been filled.

Applications will need to include the following (please follow instructions on the application):
a) Cover letter
b) Full curriculum vitae
c) At least one working paper
d) A brief statement of current and future research interests and evidence of teaching
e) Evidence of teaching
f) Three to five letters of recommendation.

ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY: The University of Georgia is located in Athens, Georgia. Georgia is well known for its quality of life with both outdoor and urban activities ( UGA ( is a land grant/sea grant institution located approximately 60 miles northeast of Atlanta.  It is within a half days driving distance from the North Georgia Mountains as well as the Atlantic coast.  Athens enjoys a mild climate and yet still sees all the benefits of the changing seasons.  It is well-known for its vibrant music scene for example is known as the hometown of the rock bands R.E.M. and the B-52’s.

FURTHER INFORMATION: Questions about the position can be directed to the search committee chair, Annette Poulsen.

The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.

Posted: 15 Nov 2016