Florida State University, College of Business
Assistant Professor of Finance

Florida State University's College of Business seeks applications for two tenure-track Assistant Professor positions in Finance. Candidates with expertise in all areas of finance will be considered. The position is scheduled to start in Fall 2018.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates for this position must have earned or be near completion of a Ph.D. in Finance or Financial Economics. Degree must be conferred by August 7, 2018. Candidates should have a strong commitment to excellent teaching at the undergraduate and/or graduate levels as well as a research agenda that targets top-tier journals.

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT: The Department of Finance provides an active research environment including a SunTrust seminar series and a highly selective SunTrust Beach Conference. Faculty have access to summer research grants, graduate student research assistants, travel support and an excellent collection of databases, which include Compustat, CRSP, IBES, Boardex, ISS, Thomson Reuters Institutional Holdings, SDC and others. The department offers programs and courses at the undergraduate, Masters and Ph.D. levels. Masters programs consist of an MSF program and the full-time, part-time and online MBA programs.

ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY: Florida State University, designated as a Carnegie Research Institution (Very High Research), is a public university with student enrollment exceeding 40,000 located in Tallahassee, FL, the state capital. In 2017 U.S. News & World Report, Florida State University ranked as the 38th best public university and the College of Business undergraduate program ranked as the 41st among public institutions in the United States. The College of Business offers 23 majors (10 undergraduate, 6 Masters and 7 Ph.D.) to more than 6,000 students and employs 123 full-time faculty members.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Candidates are invited to submit an application letter describing their qualifications and interest in the position, curriculum vitae, working papers, evidence of teaching effectiveness and three recommendation letters to Prof. Irena Hutton at finance-recruiting@business.fsu.edu. Please include the position title in your application. Candidates graduating in 2017/2018 are also required to submit transcripts. Review of applications will begin immediately. Applications will be accepted until December 15, 2017.

Florida State University is an Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer. FSU's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: http://www.hr.fsu.edu/PDF/Publications/diversity/EEO_Statement.pdf

Posted: 1 Oct 2017