Washington State University, Pullman Campus
Assistant Professor of Finance

The Department of Finance and Management Science in the College of Business at Washington State University is seeking candidates for Assistant Professor of Finance at the Pullman campus. This is a full-time tenure-track position. The anticipated starting date is August 16, 2018.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates for the assistant professor position must have completed a Ph.D. in Finance or a closely related field from a nationally or internationally recognized university by August 2018. Qualified candidates must demonstrate research potential to publish in the field’s premier journals. A commitment to excellence in teaching and demonstration of teaching effectiveness are also required.

JOB DESCRIPTION: The successful candidate will be required to teach four courses per year (typically two per semester) in the corporate finance, investments, and/or financial markets and institutions areas, conduct high quality academic research in Finance, and serve the Department, College and University as needed.

ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY/COLLEGE: Washington State University conducts transformational research and provides world-class education to more than 30,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. Founded in 1890 in Pullman, it is Washington’s original land-grant university. The College of Business is AACSB accredited, and first offered a business administration degree in 1940. Today, the College of Business grants almost 20 percent of WSU’s undergraduate degrees, making business one of the most popular majors on campus. The Department of Finance and Management Science has a research oriented faculty and offers one of the largest undergraduate business programs within the College of Business. The Department also offers a vibrant Ph.D. program with the support of the School of Economic Sciences.

ABOUT THE COMMUNITY: The communities of Pullman, Washington and Moscow, Idaho, each contain a major state university and are located eight miles apart in the scenic Palouse Hills area of eastern Washington and northern Idaho. The combined population is approximately 56,000, including 41,000 students.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Visit https://www.wsujobs.com and apply for the Assistant Professor of Finance position in the Department of Finance and Management Science. Application materials should include a letter addressing each of the qualification criteria, a current CV, and the names and contact information of three references. We will be available to talk with interested candidates at the AFA meeting in Philadelphia. Screening of applications will begin upon receipt.

FURTHER INFORMATION: For additional information, contact:

David Whidbee, Professor of Finance and Dept. Chair
Dept. of Finance & Management Science
Email: whidbee@wsu.edu
Tel: 509-335-3098

WSU employs only U.S. citizens and lawfully authorized non-U.S. citizens. All new employees must show employment eligibility verification as required by the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service.

Washington State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmation Action Educator and Employer. Members of Ethnic Minorities, Women, Vietnam Era or Disabled Veterans, Persons of Disability and/or Persons Age 40 and Over are Encouraged to Apply.

Posted: 18 Dec 2017