Texas Tech University, Rawls College of Business
Assistant Professor of Practice

The Area of Finance invites applications for a Professor of Practice (open rank and non-tenure-track) position starting in the spring or fall of 2018. Area of teaching interest is open. However, experience in online courses, spreadsheet modeling courses, and bank management courses is a plus.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates should possess a Ph.D. in finance or a Master's degree combined with significant finance related work experience. Candidates who have very strong records of scholarship supported by extramural funding and who have the proven capacity or clear potential to bring externally sponsored research to Texas Tech University are encouraged to apply. Service duties include program-building, as well as commitment to extra-curricular activities. Service to the department and college is expected. The Area of Finance provides doctoral, master, and undergraduate programs. A successful candidate will be expected to contribute to all programs except the doctoral program.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Applicants must apply for the position online at http://www.texastech.edu/careers/hr, Requisition 11719BR.

ABOUT THE AREA OF FINANCE: The Area of Finance is one of six academic units in the AACSB accredited Rawls College of Business Administration. The Area has eleven tenure-track faculty and three professors of practice. The area and college subscribe to all major databases (with access through WRDS) and provide an outstanding technology and computing environment. Current faculty members have recent publications in many of the leading journals including: Journal of Financial Economics, Journal of Finance, Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Management Science, Financial Management, and Journal of Banking and Finance. Additional information about the Area can be found at https://www.depts.ttu.edu/rawlsbusiness/about/finance/

Texas Tech University, classified as Carnegie Doctoral/Research University - Extensive, enrolls approximately 37,000 students in twelve colleges/schools, including Law and Medicine, in Lubbock (with a population of approximately 250,000). Further information about the Rawls College and Texas Tech University can be found at https://www.depts.ttu.edu/rawlsbusiness/ and http://www.ttu.edu

As an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, Texas Tech University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse faculty committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. We actively encourage applications from all those who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community at Texas Tech University. The university welcomes applications from minorities, women, veterans, persons with disabilities, and dual-career couples.

Posted: 1 Oct 2017