Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor of Finance

Job Description & Qualification

The Department of Finance in the Pamplin College of Business at Virginia Tech invites applications for an Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor of Practice, dependent on qualifications and experience, to teach in the financial planning and finance curriculum. The academic-year position is available beginning Fall 2022 at the Blacksburg campus.

Required Qualifications
A Bachelor's or Master’s degree or higher in finance, financial planning, business or related field is required. In addition, candidates must have significant professional and/or teaching experience (at least 10 years for bachelor's degree holders and at least 2 years for master's or higher degree holders). The candidate must be a CFP® professional. Candidates must have the expertise or experience to teach courses in both the financial planning and finance curriculum.

Preferred Qualifications
Preference will be given to candidates with experience interacting with a diverse student or client population. CFA, CPA, ChFC, CLU, or other appropriate designations are also valued.

Job Duties
The selected candidate will teach 4 courses each semester at the undergraduate and/or graduate levels, and perform service assignments including advancing the program through partnerships with the profession, donors and alumni. Occasional travel to attend professional conferences and meetings is required.

Application Procedure

Apply to the Virginia Tech Job Website at (Search for Job #519390 or Teaching & Research Faculty under Work Type). Applications should include a vitae, details of recent teaching and professional experience, and names and contact information of three references. Confidential communications such as letters of recommendation may be emailed to, or sent by mail to Jessica Linkous, Department of Finance, Pamplin Hall 1016, Virginia Tech, 880 West Campus Drive, Blacksburg, VA 24061. If you are an individual with a disability and desire accommodation, please contact Jessica Linkous, Department of Finance at (540) 231-4551, As per university policy, the finalist will be required to submit to a background check.

About the Organization

Dedicated to its motto, Ut Prosim (That I May Serve), Virginia Tech pushes the boundaries of knowledge by taking a hands-on, transdisciplinary approach to preparing scholars to be leaders and problem-solvers. A comprehensive land-grant institution that enhances the quality of life in Virginia and throughout the world, Virginia Tech is an inclusive community dedicated to knowledge, discovery, and creativity. The university offers more than 280 majors to a diverse enrollment of more than 36,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students in eight undergraduate colleges, a school of medicine, a veterinary medicine college, Graduate School, and Honors College. The university has a significant presence across Virginia, including the Innovation Campus in Northern Virginia; the Health Sciences and Technology Campus in Roanoke; sites in Newport News and Richmond; and numerous Extension offices and research centers. A leading global research institution, Virginia Tech conducts more than $500 million in research annually.

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Job ID

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